Network Platforms adds vigor to VDSL portfolio

Leading national IT solutions provider, Network Platforms, has confirmed the arrival of three models of the acclaimed Draytek Vigor 2860 Series, the company’s latest premiumfirewall, VPN and router device.

This is a new flagship product range developed and introduced by DrayTek, a global producer of broadband equipment.

The solution’s failover and load balance over different WANs, with in-depth bandwidth management over the tenant, means it is ideal for connectivity within the small to medium-sized business space.

The Vigor 2860 provides robust firewall/CSM and IP/URL/Web content filtering, and its built-in VPN profiles support industry standard protocols.

VLAN for multi-subnet and licence-free traffic analyser all help IT management to intensify the entire connection network over the cloud.

Advanced features that are designed to add immediate value include VDSL/ADSL/3G/Ethernet WAN; three simultaneous WAN connections; IP version 6 ready, high-performance 200Mb firewall throughput, 6GB LAN Ports, QoS (Layer 2 & 3, 802.1p & TOS/DCSP), SSL VPN and two USB ports.

Other key features include IPv6 support, multi-task USB application and the TR-069 Auto-Configuration System for central management.

Bradley Love, MD at Network Platforms, says the company will import three models within the Series, including Vigor 2860, Vigor 2860n (wireless model) and Vigor 2860Vn (inclusive of both wireless and voice ports.)

Stock has arrived and is ready for order on selected models.

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South African IT solutions provider, Network Platforms, provides professional, comprehensive solutions for internal IT managed services, as well as managed connectivity and cloud services.

These solutions include:

  • ADSL connectivity
  • Diginet, fibre, microwave and 3G connectivity
  • Full IT management
  • VPN management
  • Infrastructure monitoring
  • IP PBX/VOIP communication
  • Cloud services (including infrastructure hosting, Web site hosting, e-mail hosting, offsite backups and anti-spam services)

The company is located in Gauteng and the Western Cape and continues to serve as the solutions supplier of choice to medium-sized, large corporate and private clients nationally.

Network Platforms consolidates its more than 10 years’ of market experience and consistent exposure to sought-after industry skills sets – along with strategically aligned call centre infrastructure and helpdesk staff – to add immediate value to its growing client base.


DrayTek, a Taiwanese state-of-the-art firmware designer and quality hardware producer, is the reliable supplier of novel networking and telecommunications for the SOHO and SME markets. At present, DrayTek’s solutions, ranging from enterprise-level firewalls, mission-critical bandwidth management and comprehensive VPN facilities, to triple-play routers and prospective IP PBX solutions, can meet the market trend and go above and beyond customers’ expectations.


Network Platforms
Bradley Love
Managing Director
(0861) 112 129

MicroZone PR
Liza du Plessis
(082) 445 5541
(0861) 112 129

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