Cloud Services Create a New Customer Experience Reality

“Businesses cannot afford to underestimate the impact large cloud titans such as Amazon, Dropbox, SalesForce and others, have had on customer experience expectations for software users. Everyone is a cloud service consumer today, and everyone has had their standards raised.” A recent article authored by me and published by Thales / Gemalto: https://sentinel.gemalto.com/blog/cloud-services-create-new-customer-experience-reality/   Quick…

Networking Epochs from Mainframes to NaaS

The Important After decades of Internet and Cloud infrastructure innovation / investment, the networking world turns its eyes to Enterprise Routing, and more generally, Enterprise networking. The tip of the spear is SD-WAN, but Network-as-a-Service (Subscription) is the larger theme, with multicloud also part of the mix. This presents Enterprise Networking disruption potential, though Cisco…

Network vs Cloud Service Providers

The Important The core of a Network Service Provider’s business in network services The core of a Cloud Service Provider’s business is cloud services This difference in focus drives different requirements for suppliers Quick and free subscription to the leading Cloud, Network, and Security Newsletter, CloudNetSec from bohcay: link Discussion Network service providers (NSPs) add…

Network as a Subscription – Opportunity to change the game

Information technology in general, and networking specifically, have benefited greatly from silicon economics for decades. Consistent gains in networking price/performance have been on the capital expense side / hardware procurement. Operations gains have not benefited as much, and are increasingly a barrier to productivity. ┬áNetwork managers can benefit from replacing large operational expenses, with smaller,…