Driscoll’s Reduces Bandwidth Cost at Key Sites with a Talari SD-WAN

Driscoll’s, the largest berry distributor in the world, needs to get its products from farm to table as fast as possible. It needed a network that could deliver 100% uptime even in remote and global sites to ensure the quality of its berries remained uncompromised.

“Talari lets me sleep at night. Literally. It’s a quality of life issue.” – Andrew Longsworth, Lead Network Engineer, Driscoll’s

Executive Summary

Company
Driscoll’s

Locations
29 sites in North America, South America, Europe and Africa

Key Applications
Agriculture ERP, ShoreTel VoIP, Citrix, Exchange, Accounting

Challenge
Deliver 100% network uptime to remote sites using fast failover

Solution

  • Talari SD-WAN

Results

  • Boosted network quality, eliminating WAN outages
  • Delivered a better user experience for enterprise applications, VoIP and VDI
  • 6X reduction in bandwidth cost at key sites
  • Leveraged broadband Internet and eliminated MPLS
  • Eliminated calls to IT about site outages