The Next Generation of Wide Area Networking

As pointed out in The 2014 State of the WAN Report, the vast majority of WAN traffic currently
uses either the Internet or MPLS. Since the Internet came into being in the early 1970s and
MPLS services have been in place for over a decade, it’s easy to conclude that neither the
Internet nor MPLS are new services. Looked at from just this vantage point it’s also possible to
conclude that little if any change is occurring in the WAN