Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to explain the benefits of SDN and NFV is less than sixteen minutes. Brian Levy (CTO, Service Provider, EMEA) accepted the challenge and we recorded the results for you to watch. This blog outlines what he speaks about and also has a direct link to view the recording.Read more...
The consumerisation of IT has led to the proliferation of smart devices and the advent of cloud services fuels this proliferation by enabling applications to run in a dynamic and elastic fashion; independent of the storage and processing power of the end device.
The ‘prosumer1’– a social/business individual - now expects to access both personal and business applications with equal ease and from the same, often privately owned, device. The so-called ‘Bring Your Own Device6 (BOYD) conundrum’.
This combination of increased mobility of the user, non-managed devices and the virtualised/multi-tenant data centre, leads to a number of security challenges not previously experienced by the enterprise or service provider.Read more...