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Make Networking a Critical Strategic Infrastructure Resource for Enabling Digital Business

Published: 14 July 2017

ID: G00334596

Analyst(s): Dennis Smith , Dale Kutnick


Since enterprises' digital business initiatives rely on agile, robust connectivity, networking will become an increasingly critical enabler for such activities. CIOs must ensure they have the right networking people, processes, technology and investments to drive and not inhibit these initiatives.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Involve Network Planners and Architects From the Outset
  • Change Network Infrastructure Funding
  • Shift the Culture to Encourage Responsible Initiatives

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