The Intelligent WAN: Big Data and Network Challenges

WAN consumption patterns have evolved from predictable, point-to-point transactions to bandwidth-hungry, always-on, many-to-many interactions. Unfortunately, very few organizations have taken a holistic, systems-based approach to the WAN. IDC believes that as the content and data become bigger, the WAN must include active/active architectures supporting continuity, high performance to facilitate real time file distribution and network intelligence to meet capacity and quality-of-service demands.

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