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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...
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.
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.
04 Nov 2016  |  North America
Will Deception-based Fakenets be in the Future?
In this insight, we summarize the investments that managed security services providers have made and will be making in threat intelligence services, as they maneuver to expand and deepen their client relationships. To that, we briefly turn our attention to deception technologies and their potential use in creating a “fakenet” within the client ...
28 Oct 2016  |  North America
AI versus Analyst: Can Your Company Replace Analyst Firms with Artificial (ahem, “Augmented”) Intelligence?
This SPIE is somewhat unique in that, rather than focusing externally on market forces, Stratecast is taking a hard look in the mirror. Is what we offer so unique that AI technology cannot replace us? Can AI provide the same sorts of market advantages that engaging with an analyst firm can? This SPIE explores these questions.
21 Oct 2016  |  North America
Agility Unleashed in the Communications Marketplace: Enterprise-Proven Cloud Billing for New Business
This report explains why change to address the business management and monetization needs of the fully digital world is so difficult. It provides examples, from multiple industries, of the service offerings and business results achieved through the monetization solutions designed to meet the always on, always available customer lifestyle. It clarif...
14 Oct 2016  |  North America
How Red Hat Built a $2B Business While Giving Away its Products
In this report, we discuss Open Source software: what the term means, and the opportunities and obligations for companies that utilize Open Source software. We consider various ways in which profit-making companies can profit from Open Source software. Finally, we look at Red Hat’s unique strategy, portfolio, and culture in an effort to determine...
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 ...