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28 Dec 2016  |  North America
Big Data in Manufacturing: BDA and IoT Can Optimize Production Lines and the Bottom Line—but Much of the Industry Isn’t There Yet
Even if predictive maintenance were to become widespread in the manufacturing vertical, it would impact only one area of a manufacturer’s operations. BDA has the potential to leverage data collected through IoT—and almost 40 other areas—to do much more for manufacturing companies, in almost every corner of the enterprise. This report analyzes...
23 Dec 2016  |  North America
In this report, we examine the challenges enterprises face in migrating data and workloads to the cloud. We look at several approaches to handling data migration, as well as the benefits and liabilities of each approach from the enterprise customer’s perspective. Finally, we review the services offered by selected providers in the market.
21 Dec 2016  |  North America
This Stratecast report briefly explores why NoSQL databases came into existence in the first place; the pros and cons of these databases compared to relational DBs; how each of the two DB types is evolving to be more like the other; and how this has led to the development of SQL-based systems that can query all types of data. It then discusses two ...
16 Dec 2016  |  North America
In today’s impression of Network Function Virtualization (NFV) architecture—despite suppliers’ and standards bodies’ best efforts at creating management and orchestration frameworks—there are gaps in the spaces where service quality management, assurance, customer experience management, analytics, and orchestration should meet. This repo...
14 Dec 2016  |  North America
In this report, Stratecast provides several views voiced by our analyst teams into the multiple dimensions of the communications marketplace, including those tied to: big data, business services, cloud, the connected home, consumer services, the operations & monetization functions, and secure networking. These prognostications are what form this, o...
10 Dec 2016  |  North America
Aims for #2 Spot in the U.S. Communication Services Market
With CenturyLink’s acquisition of Level 3, the company’s U.S. competitive positioning (based on market shares) in the high-growth, enterprise segment will leap to second place, behind AT&T. In this paper, we provide Frost & Sullivan’s analysis on the implications of this merger to the companies and the market.
02 Dec 2016  |  North America
In this paper, we dig deeper into remote browser isolation and its value proposition, and provide a snapshot on the remote browser isolation products from four vendors: Authentic8, Fireglass, Light Point Security, and Menlo Security.
01 Dec 2016  |  North America
Why Fulfilling Customer Demands is Key to Fulfilling the CSP Vision
This paper focuses on developments in service creation and fulfillment, and explains why their openness and flow-through operation are essential for supporting agility and competitiveness. Effective open and flow-through operations management solutions can ultimately address the business needs of a new era of service provider: the Digital Services ...
18 Nov 2016  |  North America
A Diet Richer in Fiber is on the Menu
This report explores the dynamics of fiber deployment. How will externalities such as the diffuse business environment, connected home, and the impact of regulation influence consumer demand and availability of fiber in the future? These subjects are explored, along with observations on ways fiber deployment can be made more profitable. This report...
11 Nov 2016  |  North America
The Krebs On Security attack, and subsequent attacks observed since, cast a spotlight on the heretofore undefined risk of IoT-based DDoS attacks. This market insight will explore the DDoS risk associated with IoT devices, and implications for IoT DDoS mitigation practices.