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13 May 2016  |  North America
If WANs Can Be Software-Defined, Why Not Security?
SD-WANs can do double-duty in being a change agent for security. This can be accomplished by tackling two persistent cost-impacting security issues—ineffectiveness and inefficiency attributed to the expanding sprawl of security technologies and rising personnel costs—through convergence, automation, and simplification. How this is possible, spe...
20 May 2016  |  North America
Infrastructure-Neutral Platforms Offer Hybrid Benefits
In this SPIE, we examine two such management software providers—Accelerite and Embotics—showcasing their platforms and capabilities. Both Accelerite and Embotics seek to help enterprises manage infrastructures across multiple deployment models and providers. In addition to delving into each provider’s solutions, we discuss the potential for s...
27 May 2016  |  North America
This report explains why DevOps is gaining popularity among engineers, operations managers and business leaders within the CSPs. The report also explores how DevOps is essential to the full realization of Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV). Finally, the report shows how one supplier, Ciena, is employing its...
10 Jun 2016  |  North America
This report uses the demand characteristics of millennials as a model for identifying how CSPs should expand their business management solutions to better meet the personal engagement needs of their customers. With the evolution to DSPs in various stages of planning and implementation, this report also explains how one solution supplier partnership...
29 Apr 2016  |  North America
This SPIE report outlines a few evolutionary routes a CSP might take, and identifies several issues CSPs must keep in mind as they evolve to DSP status. The report also explains why ODAM plays such an integral part within this critical transformation process.
06 May 2016  |  North America
This paper examines the state of AI business rationalization, and looks at one company, IBM, that is attempting to provide support to business leaders presented with the decision to adopt AI solutions.
06 Oct 2016  |  North America
This SPIE report discusses the software-defined data center, including its evolution from virtualization technology. It also assesses the benefits and challenges of current SDDC platforms, and how Stratoscale answers those challenges with its Symphony platform. Finally, the report reviews the Symphony platform, including its architecture, features ...
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.
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.
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...