The data center network world is shifting and at a fairly fast rate. We’re beginning to see significant benefits from augmenting hybrid IP and layer-one networks when it comes to managing bandwidth, fiber-optic cables and network operations.
Glenn Stern, our vice president of global public sector, was able to share a bit of his insight on this trend in government agencies in a published article, “Hybrid packet/circuit data center networks extend IP functionality,” in Government Security News.
The rationale for the change in architecture is that: “These advantages help agencies deal with the challenges brought by the explosion of traffic and large, dynamically changing traffic flows,“ according to the article. To read the full article, go to GSN.