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Case Study: Open-Source Networked Infrastructure Management

Published: 25 March 2008

ID: G00155852

Analyst(s): Geoff Johnson

Summary

Many network service providers discovered that their networked infrastructures could be reliably managed for less than the cost of traditional vendors' solutions by using open-source-based appliances for data center monitoring and network management.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Introduction
  • The Challenge
  • Service Quality
  • Cost
  • Approach
  • Results
  • Critical Success Factors
  • Lessons Learned

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