Whether it’s increasing data volumes, expanding data replication requirements, or the overall growth of traffic on the Internet, there is no denying that the wide area network (WAN) bottleneck is more of a problem today than ever before. In fact, the increase in traffic and data traversing enterprise networks is outpacing the level of innovation in enterprise WAN services.
In part four of this video series on 2013 IT trends, Silver Peak founder and CTO David Hughes discusses how the WAN bottleneck is persisting and becoming worse in light of growing data volumes and increasing Internet traffic.
Watch part 1: Software Defined Networking (SDN) – Hype or Reality?
Watch part 2: Virtualization Driving Shifts in IT Roles
Watch part 3: Offsite Data Replication Becoming Mainstream
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