Today, when people discuss cloud, it’s mainly centered around the compute and storage aspects of cloud architecture. “The network” is typically mentioned and will play a key part as cloud evolves into the next phase of development. Which means, as businesses expand their cloud infrastructure, enterprise networking will play a larger role. You’ll then see the next phase of evolution going from tactical solutions to more strategic ones, making a closed loop cloud framework easier and safer for enterprises to do more with cloud.

Read the recent blog post by Melanie Posey, Research Vice President, Hosting and Managed Network Services with a glimpse into what the future holds for network enabled-cloud.