The outcomes of reliable, agile, network architectures

Restructuring the network landscape, alongside the growth of the enterprise networks, requires a cultural transformation which produces:

  • Increased employee skills
  • Managing flat budgets
  • Integration across departments
  • Operational simplicity

Strategic planning

Statistics show that year-over-year in this new century organizations will face the need to increase connectivity requirements without a matching increase in budget. The current state of the network requires a roadmap to address the future requirements of IoT, data center network automation, and increased cloud applications. The time has come to begin planning for migration into the future digital ecosystem.

Transform your business

A renewed focus on your enterprise networks — looking beyond the traditional needs of your business — will lead to optimization in many parts of your company, including technology, service, process and people. Gartner examined the digital business network in a research report titled, “2019 Strategic Roadmap for Networking.”

Explore what it takes to prepare for changes in network design with this complimentary research report from Gartner. We think planning for the future-state network will lead to desired business goals, cost-effective behaviors and enhanced user experiences.

After decades of focusing on network performance and features, future network innovation will target operational simplicity, automation, reliability and flexible business models.

— Gartner

“Gartner, 2019 Strategic Roadmap for Networking, Jonathan Forest, Neil Rickard, 10 April 2019”

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