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6 Considerations when Upgrading your Digital Infrastructure

In today's digital world, network performance is everything. That’s why choosing the right provider is so important. It’s a decision that can make or break your business. While it can be tempting to save costs by going with the most affordable, no-frills network, make sure you’re not sacrificing network performance, security and visibility, which could cost you more in the long-run. Build a strong foundation for future success by learning which six crucial considerations you should make before upgrading your digital infrastructure.

Embrace the Disruptive Power of Software-Defined Networking

Over two-thirds (67%) of North American organizations see their networks as very critical enablers of their business goals. That’s why they’ve been the quickest, so far, to deploy SDN. Read our report and gain additional insights from IT leaders on the key drivers accelerating SDN adoption in North America and how you can get in front of the curve.

Get Past the FUD of Virtualized, Software-Defined Services

Virtualization has the IT world buzzing, but not about its benefits. Instead of embracing the opportunities virtualization can offer, fear, uncertainty and doubt (FUD) is holding many IT professionals back. So if FUD is keeping you awake at night, keep in mind these two points: (1) Project management and technical support were among the top 10 most sought-after IT skills, according to Computerworld’s Forecast 2017 survey, (2) The biggest IT salary increases went to programmers and developers with experience in security and cloud, according to the 2016 TEKsystems Annual IT Forecast

Magic Quadrant for Network Services

Ready to differentiate your business with digital transformation, but not sure if we can help? Let’s solve that. Read what the analysts at Gartner have said about Verizon. We believe moving from a legacy infrastructure to a next-generation network is a big undertaking. Working with an experienced provider can help you choose the right solutions, navigate pitfalls and smooth the whole process.

Software-Defined Networking: Stay Ahead of the Competition

SDN adoption is accelerating, find out why. Read our report to gain insights from IT Leaders on the benefits organizations expect to see from software-defined networking (SDN), and the challenges that are holding some businesses back.

Transforming the Digital Customer Experience

Businesses around the world are about to experience a seismic shift in the demands placed on their customer experience (CX) capabilities. The question is: how can companies expect to consistently delight customers with seamless, secure and intuitive CX in the future, when so many still struggle with CX strategies and initiatives today? Learn how organizations in Financial Services, Retail, Media, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas and Transport are transforming the digital customer experience.