Named on 2018 CRN Fast Growth 150 List

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VPLS Solutions, LLC Named to 2018 CRN Fast Growth 150 List

Recognizing Thriving Solution Providers in the IT Channel

Orange, CA, August 7, 2018 – VPLS Solutions, announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named VPLS Solutions, LLC to its 2018 Fast Growth 150 list. The list is CRN’s annual ranking of North America-based technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants with gross sales of at least $1 million that have experienced significant economic growth over the past two years. The 2018 list is based on an increase of gross revenue between 2015 and 2017. The companies recognized this year represent a remarkable combined total revenue of more than $50 billion.

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The History Behind VPLS

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The History Behind VPLS

Ever wondered what VPLS stands for and how the acronym became a company name? Rest assured that it most certainly does not stand for Victor, Paul, Larry, and Scott.

As you may have guessed, VPLS stands for Virtual Private LAN Services, a type of virtual private network technology.

But how did a tech acronym transform itself into the name of a worldwide leader in Managed Services and IT Services? Read more to find out!

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The Art of Being a Father

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What’s the most memorable moment you’ve experienced as a father?

Being a father is the most important role a person can ever play.  The journey is long and far from easy. Yet,
through life’s highs and lows,
fathers continuously grow alongside their children and bring joy and love that is irreplaceable.

We asked a few of the dads from VPLS & VPLS Solutions to share their most memorable moments and here’s what they had to say…

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Virtual Reality Live Concert

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The Project

A Virtual Reality live concert experience in 3 sites across the globe seems like a big project, right? Now imagine it having to run simultaneously. This was a one-of-a-kind project. When a music icon announces his final tour to all his fans across the world in real time, this is exactly how it is going to happen. With his fan base spread across New York, Los Angeles, and London, this VR experience was sure to need some great technologies to stream live.

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Veeam Licenses- Buying vs Renting

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Buying vs Renting Veeam Licenses

Having a trusted backup provider is essential for any business.  Ensuring that your data is not at risk is crucial. Veeam Backup and Replication technology allows faster Recovery Time Objectives (RTO) of 15 minutes and extended Recovery Point Objectives (RPO). Veeam is the #1 solution in the market for virtualization backup which is supported on VMware and Hyper-V.  So whether your business is big or small, Veeam fits them all.

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2018 Tech Elite Solution Providers

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VPLS Solutions Named One of 2018 Tech Elite Solution Providers by CRN®

Tech Elite 250 list recognizes IT solution providers with deep technical expertise and premier certifications

 

Orange, CA, March 27, 2018 – VPLS Solutions announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named VPLS Solutions to its 2018 Tech Elite 250 list. This annual list honors an exclusive group of North American IT solution providers that have earned the highest number of advanced technical certifications from leading technology suppliers, scaled to their company size.

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New WPA3 Wi-Fi Security Standards

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The Wi-Fi Alliance just announced that WPA3 will be introduced during 2018!

This is huge news for wireless providers, vendors and users.  Even though WPA2 will continue to be maintained and enhanced, the new security protocol is sure to make a splash.  What are our Engineers most excited about? The new robust protections even when the user fails to use a strong password.  The new wireless security protocol will also block an attacker after too many failed password attempts.

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Recognized on CRNs MSP 500

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VPLS Solutions Recognized for Excellence in Managed IT Services

Orange, CA February 20, 2018VPLS Solutions announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named VPLS Solutions to its 2018 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Pioneer 250 category. This annual list recognizes North American solution providers with cutting-edge approaches to delivering managed services. Their offerings help companies navigate the complex and ever-changing landscape of IT, improve operational efficiencies, and maximize their return on IT investments.

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Blog: Fortinet Firewalls

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Top Rated for security and performance

Although the phrase “Human Firewall” has a nice ring to it, leaving our network’s security in the hands of our employees should be the last resort. With cybercriminals launching new and more sophisticated attacks, we need a security posture that keeps our networks protected. Fortinet offers a robust line of Next Generation Firewalls and a broad Security Fabric providing a single pane of glass for configuring Unified Threat Management to keep up with the ever-changing Cyber Security Threat Landscape. Gartner, a leading research and advisory company, named Fortinet a “Leader” in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise firewalls. Fortinet’s broad portfolio of products means that there is a Fortinet product that is sized for any need from branch office to data center.

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Ruckus ICX 7650

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Ruckus ICX 7650-  The Campus Fabric of the Future

The Ruckus Campus Fabric is efficient, cost effective and flexible. The game changer? The new Ruckus ICX 7650.

The Ruckus ICX 7650 comes in a variety of models giving it the ability to serve as a high-end campus edge switch, or medium sized data center or enterprise core. The Ruckus ICX 7650-48P comes with 48 10/100/1000 RJ-45 PoE+ ports with 8 of those ports supporting UPoE and PoH. It can stack leveraging 4 x 40G ports or, more impressively, leveraging dual 100 Gig QSFP ports. Additionally, there is an added slot for a 2 x 40G or 4 x 10G uplink module.

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