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Mushroom Networks and Kaptel Partner to Provide SD-WAN for Data and VoIP Applications

Mushroom Networks’ Next-Gen Cognitive SD-WAN is now available through Kaptel for their business customers

SAN DIEGO – September 3, 2020 – Mushroom Networks, Inc., an innovator in next-generation cognitive Software-Defined Wide Area Networking (SD-WAN), and Kaptel, the leading telecom service provider in South Louisiana and the Gulf Coast region, today jointly announced their partnership to provide Broadband Bonding and SD-WAN solutions for small and medium-sized businesses.

Mushroom Networks’ unique and patented Broadband Bonding capable SD-WAN solutions leverage overlay tunnels that intelligently steer packets onto WAN paths in order to optimize application performance and reliability. “Mushroom Networks’ Truffle product allowed us to combine various fiber and DSL lines with satellite and LTE wireless to provide a reliable and redundant broadband connection for our clients’ voice, video and data needs”, said Carl A. Turnley, the president at Kaptel.

Mushroom Networks’ solution is unique with its ability to effectively and seamlessly combine and manage disparate ISP links with various transport and performance characteristics – a difficult technical challenge. “Once we installed Mushroom Networks’ SD-WAN our clients bluntly stated, ‘Thank you for the super pipe’. Our clients depend on a high-performance Internet pipe for most of their voice and data applications”, added Mr. Turnley.

“Kaptel’s focus on customer satisfaction and innovation impressed our team. It was a natural fit for a partnership to bring next-gen SD-WAN solutions to the Gulf Coast region for Kaptel’s enterprise customer base”, said Cahit Akin, CEO at Mushroom Networks, Inc.

Mushroom Networks’ award-winning SD-WAN physical and virtual appliances are available worldwide through certified value-added reseller partners such as Kaptel.


About Mushroom Networks

Mushroom Networks, Inc., is a privately held company based in San Diego, CA, providing patented Broadband Bonding SD-WAN solutions to a wide range of Internet connection applications. Their products bond dissimilar broadband access technologies forming a single highly reliable broadband pipe that can easily scaled and customized based on needs. The company’s flagship product line serves SMBs, enterprises, multi tenant buildings, Internet Service Providers and Managed Service Providers. Mushroom Networks was the winner of the 2017 SD-WAN excellence award by Internet Telephony Magazine, 2016 Company of the year award by Quadrant Research, 2015 Most Innovative Product award by CONNECT, finalist for the coveted 2012 San Diego Business Journal Innovation Award, winner of the XCHANGE Tech Innovators Xcellence Award, and winner of the 2008 CONNECT® ‘Most Innovative New Product’ award, Network World’s “top technology trend of 2008” award. For more information, please visit or call (858) 452-1031.

Media Contact:
Rob Stone
Mushroom Networks, Inc.
Tel: (858) 452-1031 ext 6039

About Kaptel

Since 1952, Kaptel has been dedicated to establishing rewarding relationships with their customers by providing quality Wireless, Broadband, Security, Cable TV & Digital Telephone service, dedicated employees, and access to an advanced telecommunications network with the primary goal of exceeding the expectations of their customers by providing real people in real time with real answers.

Media Contact:
Maria Lambert
Marketing Director, Kaptel, Inc.
Tel: (337) 643-4248

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