LightEdge Earns Gold Partner Status from Talari

LightEdge Demonstrates Proficiency in SD-WAN and Other Solutions from Talari

Des Moines, Iowa, March 21, 2017 — LightEdge, an enterprise-grade cloud, colocation and managed service provider, is pleased to announce it has attained Gold status in the Talari SMART Partner Program.

Talari Networks, the trusted SD-WAN technology and market leader, engineers the internet and branch for maximum business impact, delivering superior application reliability and resiliency, while unlocking the benefits of branch consolidation.

“LightEdge is proud to be recognized by Talari Networks and grateful to our teams for their hard work and dedication, which has helped make our partnership such a success,” stated Jim Masterson, CEO at LightEdge. “We’re excited to continue growing our relationship with Talari and working together to deploy and support powerful networking solutions that enhance productivity and deliver superb ROI for our customers.”

A Talari Networks SD-WAN solution from LightEdge delivers a comprehensive offering which supports a variety of network services in physical, virtual and cloud locations, and can be acquired through perpetual licensing, monthly subscription rates or as-a-service.

“Talari is thrilled to collaborate with LightEdge in delivering SD-WAN solutions to their customers,” said Mark Masur, Talari CEO. “As enterprise SD-WAN adoption continues to accelerate, we’re confident that our partnership with LightEdge will drive growth for both companies, and customer success for the IT organizations we serve,” Masur added.

The Talari SMART Partner Program is designed to empower participating partners, such as LightEdge with the resources and support they need to realize sizable revenue opportunities selling Talari solutions. As a Gold Partner — the highest level in the program — LightEdge has met all requirements and demonstrated proficiency in technical training, new customer sales and business planning which includes Talari’s solutions.

For more information about SD-WAN and other Talari Networks solutions, customers can contact LightEdge via their website.

About LightEdge:
LightEdge is an experienced and proven leader in colocation, enterprise-grade cloud solutions, and network integration, providing businesses with reliable access to Fortune 100-level infrastructure that quickly adapts and scales to meet changing business requirements. LightEdge, which is owned by The Anschutz Corporation, was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa. LightEdge serves both Midwestern and national companies from its five regional office locations with scalable and customized IT solutions that leverage a fully redundant network backbone connecting all carrier neutral data centers, as well as an experienced team of engineers. For more information, please visit

About Talari
Talari, the SD-WAN pioneer, powers the last mile of corporate connectivity and failsafe user experience for enterprises and managed services providers. Talari SD-WAN connects thousands of enterprise branch locations to data center applications and cloud services. Based in San Jose, CA and Raleigh, NC, Talari SD-WAN now spans six generations of software innovation. To find out more, visit us at or follow us on Twitter @Talari.

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