It’s easy to be blinded by the pace of innovation in the IT market and the networking space in particular. And by all accounts, the pace seems to be accelerating, which actually makes it the most alarming trend to emerge in enterprise networking over the last decade.
As hype replaces hype, typically before the predecessor is even marginally adopted in the enterprise, a dangerous dynamic where we mistake technological advancement with progress has emerged. The single most important problem to solve in the enterprise networking space over the next several years is returning enterprises to actual progress.
Today, we unveiled enhancements for orchestration and advanced analytics of any cloud and any workload and across multi-vendor environments along with a path to help companies more deliberately plot a course to their multicloud future. With these developments, Contrail Enterprise Multicloud is a single platform for all of: overlay and underlay management; heterogeneous compute environments, including bare metal servers, virtual machines, containers and networking devices; private and public clouds; orchestration of networking and security policies, including microsegmentation; and advanced analytics.
The necessity for strong cybersecurity has reached a critical high. As we’ve all seen over the past few years, attacks are getting stronger, hackers are getting wiser and organizations and individuals are struggling to keep up with the rapidly evolving threat landscape. That’s why at Juniper Networks we’re making it our mission to offer a unified cybersecurity platform that protects businesses from today’s threats across any environment.