Gartner Research

Technology Insight for Cloud-Managed Networks

Published: 01 March 2018

ID: G00347855

Analyst(s): Ted Corbett , Bill Menezes

Summary

Cloud-managed network LAN solutions combine a portfolio of network devices with cloud-based management. I&O leaders can use CMN to achieve greater agility in deploying and managing network infrastructure in remote sites, but must quantify its advantages over on-premises or outsourced MNS.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Definition
  • Description
  • Benefits and Uses
    • Adoption Rate
  • Risks
  • Evaluation Factors
  • CMN Alternatives
  • Recommendations
  • Representative Providers

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