IaaS comes with several key challenges. Enterprise admins sound off on what cloud providers need to do better.
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SDN: It’s All About the Apps
SDN application development efforts look set to increase the capabilities and value of software defined networks in the enterprise. Read »
- SDN: A Study in Action and Reaction
The enterprise isn't yet equipped to deal with the consequences of SDN, because no one knows what those consequences will be. Read »
- The Road to the Cloud Runs Through the Network
Advanced cloud architectures will require advanced network infrastructure in the data center. Read »
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