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Top 3 Best Practices for Managing WAN Migration Costs, Risk and Benefits

Published: 04 September 2018

ID: G00361571

Analyst(s): Danellie Young, Katja Ruud, Ted Corbett


In the drive to achieve critical digital business objectives, enterprise WAN migrations can make or break the business case. To reduce network expenses, I&O leaders responsible for networking must accurately assess costs, risk and enterprise value when planning network migration initiatives.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Best Practice No. 1: Determine Realistic Migration Costs
  • Best Practice No. 2: If You Go — Mitigate Risk
  • Best Practice No. 3: Also Evaluate the Benefits

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