As digital businesses grow and all aspects of the business (customers, employees, partners and operating environment) become intertwined, traditional network solutions fall short of the speed and agility required to keep pace. Locking oneself into a single solution or vendor can be restrictive. Therefore, I&O professionals have started to strategize on how a next-generation network can support the software-defined data center and link the right resources together across the entire business.
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