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Reports and Briefs
Trusted reports and research briefs covering the latest in infrastructure technologies.
This brief by AvidThink helps you lay out a framework for achieving a successful hardware platform strategy based on research conducted with leading NEPs as well as major communication service providers (CSPs).
Every organization transitioning to SD-WAN faces a critical choice: to deploy and operate the system themselves or use a managed service. This research brief by AvidThink takes a look at both the benefits and drawbacks to each usage model.
Enterprise IT leaders need a trusted partner to clear out the chaos and guide them through the selection, deployment and maintenance of their SD-WAN solutions. This brief by AvidThink takes a look at how service providers can play that role.
Thoughtful and insightful analysis.
It’s that time of the year again when pundits will soon start posting their predictions about what to expect from the world’s largest...
We knew it was bound to happen — the universal SD-WAN (uSD-WAN). As SD-WAN vendors compete against each other, there are two possible architectural...
Over eight years ago, in October of 2012, at the SDN & OpenFlow World Congress in Darmstadt, Germany, 13 communication service providers (CSP)...