Zenlayer Blog

S8 Bare Metal Servers Now Available Globally

By Lisa Cooper | August 20, 2019

Configured for increased computing power and standardized for an affordable price, the S8 is already available in 70% of our instant-provisioning bare metal locations with more coming soon.

Zenlayer raises $30 million in Series B Funding

By Lisa Cooper | August 15, 2019

Investors are recognizing Zenlayer’s success with another round of funding, this time totaling $30 million. The majority of these funds will be used to expand globally and to further research and development.

Zenlayer Intern Project Predicts Network Traffic and Flow

By Lisa Cooper | August 9, 2019

Alexander Wang is making use of Zenlayer’s extensive resources to do a fascinating project about predicting network traffic and flow. The project ties into Zenlayer’s push to devote more resources to research and development, particularly intent-based networking.

Zenlayer opens new office in Hangzhou devoted to R&D

By Lisa Cooper | August 7, 2019

Zenlayer opened its latest new office on July 24th, this time in China’s tech hub Hangzhou. This new office will be devoted to research and development, primarily for Zenlayer’s Cloud…

What is an Access Control List (ACL)?

By Zenlayer | July 30, 2019

What exactly does an access control list do? It acts as the gatekeeper of your network by regulating all incoming and outgoing data packets.

What is Forward Error Correction (FEC)?

By Zenlayer | July 19, 2019

Stand-alone SD-WAN solutions don’t completely packet loss and network errors. But by using forward error correction, it’s possible to significantly improve the integrity of your network.

Why choose Zenlayer SD-WAN?

By Lisa Cooper | July 8, 2019

What’s the difference between Zenlayer SD-WAN and other implementations? And what makes Zenlayer’s solution so special?

Through New Eyes: Undersea Cables are Basically Magic Rainbows

By Lisa Cooper | June 27, 2019

Telecoms industry insiders often forget what makes the internet so magical. For example, undersea cables are basically magic rainbows surrounded by fish.

A Trip to Set Up Data Centers in Mumbai

By Lisa Cooper | June 17, 2019

Every member of the Zenlayer Sales Team has global expertise and can find exactly the right data center for any purpose. But how do they learn all that knowledge? Simple:…

What is Cloud DDoS Protection?

By Lisa Cooper | June 14, 2019

One of the best options to protect against global DDoS attacks takes advantage of the Cloud’s inherent distributed nature. This is called Cloud DDoS Protection or Cloud Anti-DDoS.

Zenlayer OOBM CPE Device

Coming Soon from Zenlayer: OOBM based on SD-WAN

By Lisa Cooper | May 31, 2019

OOBM gives you an alternate path to connect to your devices and see what’s going on. It’s a great way to add another level of redundancy to your network.

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Why your data isn’t less secure in the cloud

By Zenlayer | April 25, 2019

Not long ago, CIOs hesitated to move to the cloud due to security fears. Today, over 70% of organizations are in the cloud. The myth that cloud computing is less…