Recent posts by Terry Traina

Terry Traina is the senior vice president of engineering and has been with Masergy since 2004. Terry leads various teams including research and development, platform architecture, software engineering, and product development. Terry has over 20 years of experience in the telecommunications industry specializing in building and managing everything from enterprise software-defined networks to routing and switching platforms. Prior to joining Masergy, Terry has held various technical positions at Chiaro Networks, Allied Riser Communications, and EDS. Terry holds a bachelor’s of science in electrical engineering from University of Southwestern Louisiana.

Intro to SD-WAN: The Market and How Managed Services Differ

SD-WAN leaves CIOs balancing difficult decisions. How to distinguish among service providers and find the partner best suited for digital transformation.

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5 Criteria for Evaluating Managed SD-WAN Solutions

The SD-WAN services market is flooded with solutions, all promising networking nirvana. Here are five criteria for evaluating managed SD-WAN.

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Networking, Security, and Visibility: How the Next Evolution of Technology will Serve the CIO

Self-adjusting networks are just around the corner. How will these networks of the future better serve CIOs and what’s needed to get there? The answers are here.

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Network Design and WAN Connectivity: A Three-Step Process to Balance Price, Performance, Risk

This how-to guide translates business goals into an ideal network design that blends both private and public access. You’ll get a design framework, tips, and common missteps.

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IoT and Security: Using Your Network to Become an IT Disruptor

IoT is a hotbed for innovation, but to become a true industry disruptor organizations need IT capabilities and resources. Here are two key limitations and three strategies needed to foster IoT innovation.

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2018 Key IT Trends and Takeaways

The year 2018 brought valuable insights in the areas of networking, security, and cloud communications. Explore ten trends, executive takeaways, and some suggested reading.

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Why Masergy? The Network at the Forefront and Excitement for What’s Next

Officially stepping into the role of CEO at Masergy, James Parker shares his inspiration and reasons for joining the team.

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Cyber Monday Success: Managing the Network and Security for More Sales

Cyber Monday can make or break success for online retailers. Paying attention to the IT infrastructure is a must in order to effectively manage the customer surge and security.

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Frankenstein Networks: How to Avoid the Nightmare and Choose Wisely

“Frankenstein networks” sew multiple networks together, but are lacking when it comes to agility and visibility. Understand their creation, their operational limitations, and how to avoid them.

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36% ROI on Masergy Hybrid Networking: Forrester Study Shows Strong Returns

Total economic impact study explains how a transportation company switched to a hybrid network platform, achieving 36% ROI and reducing costs by $785,000 over a three-year period

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Definitive Definitions: What is SD-WAN?

The SD-WAN buzz has many excited about new advances in networking technologies, but what is SD-WAN and why all the excitement? The answers are here.

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