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.

Elements of SD-WAN platforms: Differentiators, characteristics and the hidden secret

SD-WAN solutions are now platforms, but what does that mean? Moreover, what differentiates platforms from solution sets? Here’s the hidden secret.

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5G and fixed wireless: Where does it fit in your SD-WAN connectivity strategy?

With SD-WAN’s many connectivity options, when do you deploy 4G and 5G links and when should you avoid them? Here’s how Masergy advises its clients.

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Your SD-WAN strategy can be visionary – Here’s how

As the pace of change accelerates, enterprises require SD-WAN responsiveness, where the underlying IT infrastructure acts as one transparent ecosystem.

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Advancing enterprise security and control for SD-WAN, Masergy introduces identity-based WAN analytics

SD-WAN management portals typically track only IP traffic for entire sites, but Masergy’s SD-WAN gives you per-user analytics as a standard offering.

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2020 predictions: Ushering in the new era of IT

Autonomous networking, NetSec convergence and synergistic strategies for corporate communications--Masergy's predictions can help you make smarter decisions in 2020.

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Automation supercharges the Masergy client experience

New automation engine accelerates time-to-service, giving clients faster price quotes, speedier order orchestration, and smoother migration processes.

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New PoPs help Masergy clients enhance network performance

Helping clients improve global business continuity, Masergy opens additional network points of presence in the the Philippines, Canada, and the USA.

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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 future networks better serve CIOs and what’s needed to get there? The answers are here.

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

IoT is a hotbed for innovation, but it requires sophisticated IT capabilities. Here are two key limitations and three strategies needed for IoT.

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2018 Key IT Trends and Takeaways

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

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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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