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The Changing Nature of Data Center Networking

The Changing Nature of Data Center Networking

The role of IT is changing. As IT used to be viewed as primarily a services organization, modern enterprises of even moderate size and sophistication are relying on IT as a key strategic contributor. With the shift in responsibility, there is a commensurate shift in IT leadership priorities. This shift is the focus of recent research led by PwC.

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As NFV Displaces Dedicated Network Functions, Who is Managing Service Levels?

As NFV Displaces Dedicated Network Functions, Who is Managing Service Levels?

As NFV gains mainstream production status across carriers and service providers worldwide, important facts about the realities of a software-defined network world are coming to light.

 

 

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Vote for Juniper and Customer stories at OpenStack Summit - Austin

Vote for Juniper and Customer stories at OpenStack Summit - Austin

It’s that time of the year again - a new OpenStack Summit is around the corner! And this time it’s being hosted at Austin, Texas.

 

We are excited to be at the summit to share what we have been doing with Contrail in the networking space. There is a lot of work that has happened over the last few months, especially Contrail and its relevance in the Container ecosystem.  

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Disrupt Yourselves or Be Disrupted

Disrupt Yourselves or Be Disrupted

Telecommunication service providers have evolved over the decades, but fundamentally they are still operating the original business model: Build infrastructure and sell services over it.

 

There are many industries that have been disrupted by new entrants, taking adavntages of digital transformation: Uber has dirsupted the taxi, AirBnB disrupts the hospitality market, Kodak was disrupted by digital photography...

 

Will you be the Service Provider disrupting the telco space, or will you be the Service Provider disrupted by others? 

 

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EVPN as a stepping stone for SDN

EVPN as a stepping stone for SDN

EVPN OverlayThis blog describes the story of a customer whose data center network is growing very fast, to the point that their traditional access-aggregation-core layer 2 architecture starts crumbling.  It explains how EVPN-VXLAN solves the scaling issues by introducing a layer 3 IP fabric without having to give up layer 2 services for the applications (thus avoiding a rewrite of the application). 

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