Middle East CIOs are demanding more agile data centre infrastructure, leading to rapid adoption of Software Defined Networking (SDN), according to Cisco.
It said that in response to the rise in Big Data, business analytics, and sh
The adoption of software-defined networking (SDN) remains gradual in the Middle East, with early adopters currently investigating a wide range of applications and use cases.
SDN emerged a few years ago in response to the challenge
The data centers that Middle East organisations should deploy will require a new approach that includes a high degree of virtualization and the combination of physical and virtual infrastructure elements, said an industry expert.
Many organisations in the Middle East that have taken up cloud computing run the long term risk of failure as only small fractions of their IT budgets are spent on upgrading network infrastructure, said an industry expert.