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Reports and Briefs
Trusted reports and research briefs covering the latest in infrastructure technologies.
This research brief presents exclusive viewpoints from leading CSPs worldwide on the results of their current NFV deployments, their expectations for next-generation services (like 5G), the benefits of open-source initiatives, and their views on key challenges ahead.
This research brief explores the drivers behind this second wave of disaggregation, the architectural implications, and the resulting business impact for service providers
In this research brief we dig into the differences between edge platforms and today’s data center platforms, challenges with remote management and the DMTF Redfish® standard.
Thoughtful and insightful analysis.
In conjunction with our partner, Converge! Network Digest, the Next-Generation Infrastructure coverage series continues with the launch of the...
In response to a growing need, the MEF has embarked upon a new initiative emerging out of the SD-WAN standardization: Security-as-a-Service (SECaaS).
Among other trends, such as Gartner's SASE, there are lofty cloud expectations for SD-WAN this year.