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Transform your business with on-demand network services tailored to your needs

With the cloud-based Bell Virtual Network Services (VNS) platform, you get a new level of flexibility and control over how you provision and deliver your network services. The result? A simplified network infrastructure that optimizes your operations and reduces hardware expenditures.

Bell VNS offers a catalogue of virtual network functions delivered as software to a single device installed at your site. As the platform evolves, you’ll be able to acquire a wide range of network, routing and security services on demand. Start with our fully managed SD-WAN solution, which helps you to intelligently route applications and improve their performance on your WAN – putting actionable insights at the centre of your wide-area networking strategy.

How your business can benefit from Bell Virtual Network Services

Bell is the first service provider in Canada to launch a virtual network services platform, giving you a new level of flexibility and control over your network.

Enhanced agility

Faster provisioning

Reduced costs

Simplified management

Guaranteed uptime

Key capabilities of SD-WAN with Bell VNS

Software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) is the first virtual network function available on the Bell Virtual Network Services platform.

Application-based routing

Policy-based management

Connectivity options

Integrated security

Reporting and analytics

Improved application performance

SD-WAN dynamically prioritizes and routes application traffic based on network performance. It optimizes available bandwidth and finds the most economical path, helping to enhance the performance of applications hosted on-site and in the cloud.

Centralized policy-based management

SD-WAN provides centralized access and control of your network, and allows you to automate policies instead of relying on manual configurations – simplifying the day-to-day management of your WAN.

Flexible connectivity options

Integrate your WAN with multiple network connections such as IP VPN, Internet and LTE to enable a dynamic, hybrid-networking approach.

Integrated security at the edge of your network

SD-WAN secures applications from the edge of your network environment to the cloud which helps detect and protect against attacks more quickly, keeping your applications – and business – up and running.

Powerful reporting and analytics

Monitor your network performance using a robust self-service portal with easy-to-use dashboards and rich analytics and reporting capabilities.

Why Bell is better for virtual network services

Best-in-class technology

Our VNS platform is built on strategic partnerships with industry-leading vendors like Cisco, giving you access to best-in-class services and technologies.

End-to-end support

Bell specialists can provide 24/7 management of your network services and connectivity – from initial procurement and configuration to ongoing monitoring and support.

Exceptional reliability

Our comprehensive service level agreements come with a 99.9% uptime guarantee, ensuring you can always access your mission-critical data and applications.

Leader in innovation

We invest more than $3 billion each year in our network to ensure you can always count on Bell for unparalleled speed, performance and reliability.

Solutions you may also be interested in

Managed services

Focus on your business goals by having our experts handle the day-to-day monitoring, maintenance and management of your network and infrastructure.

Bell IP VPN service

Support your VNS applications with fully managed, flexible private IP connectivity in an optimized wide area network (WAN).

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