There are many reasons to deploy a network virtualization overlay. But the biggest advantage to an NV overlay is that it can extend the capabilities of legacy networks.
Many companies find that deploying a network virtualization overlay makes more sense because of the ROI.
SDN technologies are diverse, making it difficult for network engineers to know what technologies they should learn to master.
By 2019, 69 percent of enterprise IT organizations will be trying to manage some type of multi-cloud environment.
Organizations are automating security incident investigations and making use of deception grids to identify breaches more quickly.
Data protection is one of the first applications most IT organizations will deploy across a hybrid cloud.
Thanks to rise of APIs IT organizations are crafting more modern approaches to data protection.
Network virtualization overlays will determine winner of hybrid cloud computing race.
Networking technologies are now starting to be incorporated into DevOps making it easier for DevOps and IT to work together.
Tensions between DevOps departments and IT should lessen as companies like VMware try to make their software more accessible.
Modern data centers employ IT automation to cut costs and inject agility
The IT industry has a selection of tools for deploying containers. They can use a PaaS or a CaaS based on Kubernetes, Marathon, or Docker.
Defining a set of security and compliance policies is a key first step. But enforcing security policy is not as easy.
Some organizations are starting to use SD-WANs to securely access cloud services over business-class Internet connections.
When it comes to making the business case for software-defined wide area networking), the good news is that the business case is compelling.