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Best Practices in Cloud Transformation of CSP Network Infrastructure

Published: 21 March 2018

ID: G00353156

Analyst(s): Ramesh Marimuthu , King-Yew Foong


Network-based CSPs are transforming their network infrastructure to the cloud to gain agility, efficiency and growth. Their technology business unit leaders must apply the best practices in this document to achieve cost-effective, timely, secure and smooth migration to the cloud.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Establish a Dedicated CCoE, and Manage It Like a Startup
  • Develop Short- and Medium-Term Strategies and Architectures to Complement Overarching Long-Term Vision and Roadmap
    • Cloud Strategy Considerations
    • Cloud Architecture Considerations
  • Focus on Developing New Cloud Services to Support Revenue Growth

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