Digital Transformation and “Cloud Ready”
We hear a lot about digital transformation, hybrid cloud, and “lift and shift (to cloud)” from various marketing sources. Let’s examine that.
Cisco’s IWAN (Intelligent WAN) for Your SD-WAN
For organizations with a Cisco WAN in place already, the risk and cost to try out IWAN may be low. Learn more about getting started with IWAN.
Recognizing a Good Network Design
How do you recognize a good network or datacenter design? What contributes to a good design? How do you learn to do network design well, and then continue improving? Spotting design problems is key to the network assessments my employer, NetCraftsmen, does. There are other important aspects of assessments: network configuration (execution of the design […]
Is Your Network Cloud Ready?
Is your network cloud ready? We at NetCraftsmen, a Cisco Gold Partner, are hearing this question more often. Let’s discuss how to tell if your network is cloud ready, and how to get there if you’re not. Even if your organization already has a public cloud presence, I hope you’ll find some ideas in the […]
Summary – Network Design for Automation
There has been a lot of recent online discussion about automation of the datacenter network, how we all may (or may not) need to learn programming, the value of a...