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Why Build A Wi-Fi Hotspot Network?

It’s 2020 – you don’t offer WiFi hotspots yet? It’s no surprise that we love internet access, especially when we’re on the go  – just look at the growth of mobile apps, the increase in screen time… need I say more? There are 5.11 billion unique mobile users in… Read More

SD-WAN vs SD-Branch

What is SD-WAN? What is SD-Branch? And what is the difference between the two? SD-Branch and SD-WAN are terms that we see frequently, but how do they relate to each other? How are they different? In this article we’ll explore what SD-WAN is, what SD-Branch is, and how these two… Read More

WiFi Access Gateway (WAG) Solution Brief

Benu Networks’ WAG is used in a variety of deployment uses cases including Public / Community WiFi, Mobile Network Offload, Smart Cities, Venue WiFi, Hospitality WiFi, Multi-Dwelling Units (MDU). All of these environments have a common theme: a large volume of guest WiFi users.  While enterprise WiFi solutions primarily… Read More

Firewall & Security Services Data Sheet

Benu’s carrier-class firewall is protecting over 24M WLAN APs and the users behind them. Carrying over 7 Petabytes of traffic a day, Benu’s firewall software is field proven for nearly a decade of broad commercial deployment. Trusted by the largest, most demanding Tier-1 carriers in the world, Benu’s SD-Edge software… Read More

xMEG Series Data Sheet

The xMEG Series is Benu Network’s high performance hardware deployment option for the SD-Edge Platform, a comprehensive software that provides next-generation packet processing and subscriber management functions. xMEGs leverage the latest innovations in high-capacity, low-latency fast-path x86 processing, carrier-grade Linux, and provide an easy-to-deploy appliance-based system. Read More

Intel: Total Cost of Ownership Analysis for a Wireless Access Gateway

This paper presents a high-level comparison of the total cost of ownership of running the Benu Networks’ Operating System (BenuOS)* on an Intel® architecture– based platform vs. utilizing merchant-silicon built with 64-bit MIPS* NPU* processors. Each platform is configured to run the BenuOS wireless access gateway(WAG) network function. The… Read More

Telenet Chooses MBN - Case Study

Telenet recognized that small business customers, which account for 99.8% of Belgium enterprises as reported by Eurostat, wanted affordable managed services to address their technology needs. Seizing the opportunity to add substantial value to their current Broadband service, Telenet deployed Benu Networks’ SD-Edge platform to enable the delivery… Read More

Managed Business Network (MBN) Data Sheet

 The MBN solution empowers a service provider to enhance their small office/home office (SoHo) and SMB offering with enterprise-class cloud service delivery and managed networking services on an open platform that is integrated into their network infrastructure.  Download… Read More

Secure Business Data Sheet

 Benu Networks’ Secure Business Services deliver best-in-class enterprise grade security in addition to other needed business services via a cloud or hybrid deployment model within the service provider’s network, these include: Customer Portals Operator Portals Virtual CPE Guest WiFi Business Intelligence OSS/BSS API Web Security Application… Read More