The rapid evolution of campus networking is largely inspired by data centers, from technology and cost perspectives. I&O leaders are looking beyond standard hardware refreshes and exploring the innovations and cost efficiencies of open networking.
In this research report, Gartner cuts through the hype around software-defined solutions (SD-LAN, SD-Campus and SD-Segmentation) and gets straight to the best practices for opening & unifying wired and WLAN campus networks.
Identify changes in how enterprises plan, build & invest in campus networks, plus best practices in open wired/WLAN
Guidance on conducting a thorough POC for open & unified wired/WLAN infrastructure upgrades
Campus optimization priorities based on efficiency and cost, plus research-based predictions on campus networking