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Tuesday, August 04 2020 - 10:00
128 Technology Achieves Microsoft 365 Certification
BURLINGTON, Mass., August 4, 2020 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/--

-- Application-Aware Routing Capabilities Minimize Latency and Optimize the 
Performance of the Microsoft 365 Experience

128 Technology ( 
), the leader in Session Smart(TM) Networking, today announced that it has been 
certified by Microsoft to deliver Microsoft 365 networking in a way that 
minimizes latency and maximizes performance and reliability of enterprise 
connectivity for the Microsoft 365 user experience.

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Achieving this level of certification with Microsoft is a significant 
achievement as, according to Microsoft, "the most significant factor that 
determines the quality of the Microsoft 365 end-user experience is network 
reliability and low latency between Microsoft 365 clients and Microsoft 365 
service front doors."

Microsoft established its Microsoft 365 Networking Partner Program to work with 
networking companies for optimal connectivity to its service. As part of the 
program, Microsoft helps networking vendors that achieve this certification to 
natively build network connectivity principles for Microsoft 365 into their 

"We are pleased to certify 128 Technology as a Microsoft 365 networking partner 
as their solutions have met Microsoft's testing requirements enabling direct 
and local internet connectivity for Microsoft 365 in accordance to our program 
requirements," said John Mighell, Microsoft 365 Sr Product Marketing Manager at 
Microsoft. "Additionally, 128 Technology also provided detailed and easy to 
implement customer guidance on how to configure and use their solutions based 
on Microsoft recommended best practices, which minimizes the possibility of 
configuration errors, interoperability problems, and other issues that can 
impact Microsoft 365 user experience."

"Achieving this level of certification with Microsoft is a significant 
achievement that is the result of the session and application aware 
capabilities of the Session Smart Networking Platform," said Kevin Klett, 128 
Technology's Vice President Marketing and Product Management.  "By 
automatically identifying Microsoft 365 traffic, we are able to ensure it is 
sent over the best possible path with the least amount of latency, ensuring the 
best end user experience."

The 128T Networking Platform puts organizations in control of session 
directionality while offering fine-grained segmentation and encryption of all 
data in motion. Session Smart technology enables critical business SaaS 
workloads such as Microsoft 365 that deliver mission-critical applications like 
Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft SharePoint, 
Microsoft OneDrive, and Microsoft Teams. See the 128 Technology certified 
networking solution on here ( 
), and learn more about the Microsoft 365 Networking Partner Program here ( 

About 128 Technology
128 Technology, a software-based networking company, is on a mission to 
radically reinvent companies' digital futures based on a new model for virtual 
networking called Session Smart(TM). Session-smart networking enables 
enterprise customers and service providers to create a service-centric fabric 
that's more simple, agile, and secure, delivering better performance at a lower 
cost. Whether your enterprise is moving your business to the cloud, modernizing 
the WAN edge, seeking more reliable unified communications or pursuing an 
industrial internet of things (IIoT) initiative, Session Smart networking 
re-aligns networks with digital transformation initiatives. Headquartered in 
Burlington, Mass. along Route 128, 'America's technology highway', the company 
also has operations throughout North America, South America, Europe and Asia 

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SOURCE: 128 Technology