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Data centers today are the most active deployment sites for SDN solutions in SP infrastructures, comprising about 50% of the overall market activity currently. By 2018, SP wide area networks will start catching up with data centers as focal points for SDN, with the 3 domains of SP metro, edge and core network deployments together making up 70% of SDN deployments for SPs, and data centers comprising 30% of the overall market total.
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Passive Optical LANS in commercial networks are replacing traditional copper commercial network infrastructure with fewer components, decreased installation costs, opex efficiencies & a system that’s ready for upgrades. Switching network infrastructures to POL enables upfront cost savings because the installation & maintenance y-y is less operationally. The solution is future proof; once single-mode fiber is installed the life-cycle is a 25 years investment & upgrading is simply the electronics (OLTs & ONTs).
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Software Defined Network software in service providers' networks will be a $2.5 billion market in 2018 and that will drive an overall footprint of SDN of more than $15 billion in service providers' infrastructures in the same time frame.
Business Case for Brocade Analytics for Mobile Network Operators
- 2MarIn the article “How Big a Threat Is VoWi-Fi to the LTE Operator?” (Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8hgAzT073Q) I illustrated the potential threat cable voice-over-Wi-Fi is to the mobile network operator. In Part II of the LTE threat I...24FebACG Research announces the 2014 winners of the company’s first ever Omega Awards. The award honors excellence in two categories: message marketing with HotSeat, Whiteboard and Spotlight Innovation videos and operational excellence. Winners for 2014:...
- 24FebACG Research announces the 2014 winners of the company’s first ever Omega Awards. The award honors excellence in two categories: message marketing with HotSeat, Whiteboard and Spotlight Innovation videos and operational excellence. Juniper Networks earned...23FebAn analytics offloading use case conducted by ACG Research compares the total cost of ownership of Brocade’s architecture with two PMO alternative architectures. The Brocade architecture has 23 percent to 33 percent lower TCO than...
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