VMware SD-WAN is a cloud network service solution enabling sites to quickly deploy Enterprise grade access to legacy and cloud applications over both private networks and Internet broadband.

Cloud-delivered Software-defined WAN assures enterprises the cloud application performance over Internet and hybrid WAN, while simplifying deployments and reducing costs.

The following figure shows the VMware SD-WAN solution components in orange color. The components are described in more detail in the following sections.

To become familiar with the basic configuration and Edge activation, see Activate Edges.