Virtual Network Services (VNS)

Help build a more intelligent network with secure,
on-demand, cloud-based network services.


Supercharge your business agility with the speed and flexibility of virtual networks.

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What is Network Orchestration?

Orchestration is used to help automate and simplify your deployment of virtualized networks through self-service tools and centralized management. 


How Network Orchestration works

It automates complex, interdependent, cloud-based network functions and helps you service-chain these functions to give your business greater agility.



Help streamline services with automated provisioning and by contracting through a single source.

Centralized policy management

Easily update policies, such as security, across the network and devices.

Pretested service chains

Enable rapid virtual network function onboarding and testing.


A more simplified way to connect your people, places and things.

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What is Virtual Network Services—Routing?

It is part of the application delivery platform within the integrated management portfolio and offers a variety of routing capabilities. 


How VNS—Routing works

Virtual Network Services—Routing can be deployed quickly using a predefined catalog of virtual functions that can support multiple network functions.



Choose from a variety of different pretested solutions from vendors you know.


Help foster business agility through rapid service delivery.


Stay ahead of security threats.

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What is Virtual Network Services—Security?

Virtual Network Services—Security delivers virtual firewalls as well as other security services on demand.


How VNS—Security works

It uses plug-and-play virtual network functions, such as firewall, threat prevention and distributed-denial-of-service (DDoS) protection, deployed from one platform.


Plug-and-play functions

Choose the services you need from the vendors you want.


Help free up resources to focus more on business objectives.


Help take network intelligence and application delivery to the next level.

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What is Virtual Network Services—SD WAN?

Virtual Network Services—Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD WAN) and Virtual Network Services—Software Defined Secure Branch (SDSB) combine your public and private networks into a virtualized WAN solution that automates traffic flow and provides bandwidth flexibility aligned with application prioritization.


How Virtual Network Services—SD WAN works

Virtual Network Services- SD WAN and Virtual Network Services - SDSB centralize and automate network control through software using Verizon Hosted Network Services or public cloud.



Centralize configuration, management and reporting.


Help quickly adjust to market demands with rapid deployment and automated end-to-end orchestration.


Help securely and intelligently route traffic over the network and prioritize critical data.

Session Border Controller as a Service

Enhance and expedite real-time communications.

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What is Virtual Network Services—Session Border Controller as a Service?

It is a cloud-based, centralized, managed service that helps enable the rapid deployment of unified communications to connect people, places and things globally.


How Virtual Network Service—SBCaaS works

It performs the security and interoperability functions critical to a successful Voice over IP (VoIP) or simple IP (SIP) deployment without requiring onsite equipment.



Centralize policy and service change management and speed delivery with Enterprise Orchestration.


Service chain that has undergone extensive testing to help improve  functionality and performance.

More efficient resource utilization

Pay-as-you-grow pricing model and reduced hardware costs.

Why choose us


countries with network services


security and network operations centers

Customer success stories

VNS case study

Global equipment manufacturer positions itself for digital services growth with Verizon’s Virtual Network Services.


Worldwide digital solutions provider achieves rapid and cost-effective digital transformation with Verizon and Versa SD WAN.


Solutions Brief

Simplify your network.

Use an agile, resilient and fluid service delivery model to help you capitalize on new opportunities in automation, analytics and customer engagement.

Jun 28, 2024 ,  7 min read

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White Paper

Putting the network back in virtual network services

Virtual approaches to infrastructure and applications are helping lead to greater flexibility and scalability.

Feb 14, 2024 ,  11 min read

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White Paper

Critical success factors for digital network transformation

Network transformation is all about agility, elasticity and resilience. A hybrid application delivery strategy helps achieve optimal performance and flexibility.

Feb 14, 2024,  31 min read

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Solutions Brief

Verizon Hosted Network Services: Security Posture

Verizon takes a five-pronged approach to platform and infrastructure security.

Feb 14, 2024,  6 min read

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1Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Global WAN Services, Danellie Young, Gaspar Valdivia, Karen Brown, Lisa Pierce, 15 April 2024

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