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Invest in Networks to Achieve Digital Business Success

Published: 30 May 2019

ID: G00385516

Analyst(s): Lisa Pierce , Dennis Smith , Dale Kutnick


Scaling digital business efforts to deliver enhanced, data-driven services will require significant investment in network agility and enhanced operation. To ensure sufficient investment for digital business initiatives, CIOs must position networks as a critical underpinning for business expansion.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Connect the Network Infrastructure Requirements of Emerging Technologies to Business Outcomes
  • Emphasize Investment in Solution-Oriented Models
  • Shift the Culture to Encourage Future-Oriented Initiatives

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