White Papers



Recently, WANs have begun to use best-effort networks such as broadband and 4G LTE — with Software-Defined WAN technologies.


Pathway to 5G

This report investigates where 5G is today, the significant and revolutionizing components of 5G, and how it will shape the future of networking.

#Network Security

Scalable Security

This white paper offers a comparison of security architectures and considerations for choosing the right option for your organization’s abilities and needs.

#Digital Signage

Digital Signage

This white paper offers use cases for digital signage applications, tips for IT and marketing deployment management, and future digital signage trends.

#Network Security

A Secure Partner

Network security is a top business imperative today. Companies need to connect more people, places, and things than ever before and users need to be able to access critical data and applications...


2018 WAN Guide

Explore the state of WAN architecture and design, including SD-WAN solutions. Also gain insight into solutions that leverage the key concepts of SDN and NFV to support all components of the WAN...



This white paper by analyst Lee Doyle defines the Wireless Software-Defined Branch, covers the benefits of intelligent network software for branch deployment and operations, and makes...


Retail Success

This white paper outlines emerging trends in retail IT, challenges posed by those trends, and considerations for choosing new networking solutions. The paper also will discuss how retailers are...


State of IoT 2018

Spiceworks surveyed 400 IT pros in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K. This report reveals the findings of the study, addressing current IoT practices, perceptions, and infrastructure preferences for...

#Elastic Edge

Next-Gen WAN

This white paper explains Cradlepoint’s industry leadership in 4G LTE network solutions and new Elastic EdgeSM strategy to deliver next-generation WAN solutions for...


In-Vehicle Networks

As the digital transformation in IT continues to create the need for an Elastic EdgeSM, traditional tethers to the central office have all but vanished.  In this white paper, we...


Smart Stores

A host of technologies including the Internet of Things, Smart Shelves, beacons and others are converging in the retail space to create the store of the future — and network connectivity...