CHICAGO – June 26, 2024 — Nitel, a leading network-as-a-service (NaaS) provider, announced today the accelerating growth of its network management and security solutions by adding Secure SD-WAN with Fortinet technology. Nitel will offer businesses comprehensive managed network solutions that address the unique needs of a broader set of enterprise customers.

Small and mid-sized enterprise segments benefit from Nitel’s streamlined integration of SD-WAN and advanced security and remote access services, addressing their need for a solution that balances performance, security and ease of use without the complexities or resource demands often associated with securing a growing digital footprint.

“Nitel recognizes the diverse needs of today’s businesses, from startups to global enterprises. Our expanded SD-WAN portfolio ensures that regardless of size, industry, or demands, there’s a solution that fits every organization,” said Mike Frane, Nitel’s chief product officer. “Having recently bolstered our managed and professional services capabilities through our recent acquisition of WAN Dynamics, Small to mid-sized enterprise customers stand to benefit from Fortinet’s industry-leading solutions delivered and managed by Nitel’s award-winning team.”

Nitel understands businesses are faced with tremendous challenges in managing network complexity and security and will continue to provide best-of-breed capabilities through its NaaS solutions. Customers can simplify the complexity of their digital environment while benefiting from a top-level managed service experience.

  • Nitel’s NaaS solutions enhance the benefits available to organizations, including:
  • Customizable connectivity solutions that evolve with business needs.
  • Comprehensive managed service, reducing the burden on internal IT teams.
  • Proactive network monitoring and management, ensuring optimal performance and security.
  • Dedicated support team from Nitel’s Managed Services Center (MSC), offering expert guidance and assistance around the clock.

A cornerstone of Nitel solutions is the MyNitel portal, which provides an integrated on-demand management experience across its supported platforms. This unified co-management approach offers clients detailed visibility and control, simplifying the operation of their distributed networks and security policies.

The partnership builds upon Nitel’s global SASE services announced last summer and is complemented by deep technical, management, and support capabilities brought to Nitel through its acquisition of WAN Dynamics in March.