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The Enterprise Network of the Future Will Be Hyperconverged

Published: 18 November 2010

ID: G00208637

Analyst(s): Bjarne Munch , David Willis

Summary

Network convergence was easy. Hyperconvergence is the key emerging trend, breaking down boundaries among computing, storage and networking infrastructure, and between applications and infrastructure. Planners must take new approaches to building networks and collaborating with other teams.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • The Evolution in Network Design
  • Hyperconvergence: The Fourth Wave in Network Design
  • Tactical Guidelines

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