Gartner Research

Focus on 5 Factors of Network Design for Digital Transformation

Published: 09 March 2018

ID: G00351137

Analyst(s): Mike Toussaint , Andrew Lerner

Summary

Traditional enterprise network design must evolve to support a digitized and operationally agile workplace. I&O leaders responsible for network architecture should apply five dimensions to develop a network design framework that improves business and technology alignment, as well as user experience.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Focus on Five Dimensions of Network Design
    • Users
    • Applications
    • Devices
    • Location
    • Activity
  • Increase Participation With Business Units, Application Teams and End Users
  • Define Business and Application Requirements

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