Blog » Onboard the Network of Tomorrow- Stimulating digital transformation with SD-WAN
Organisations today have a unique opportunity to bank on the endless possibilities of Digital Transformation (DX). Carrying the entire DX bandwagon, CIOs are playing a crucial role not only in preparing IT for the future but also in helping CEOs to manage business implication of DX, operational efficiency, capitalize on new opportunities and respond fast to changing market conditions and competition.
The demands of – seamless customer and digital experience- DX has already exposed the constraints of existing enterprise network architecture. Rather providing a competitive edge and fostering business growth, present WAN infrastructures are acting as a huge roadblock to innovation and network flexibility.
Legacy WANs are under constant pressure to match pace with this era of cloud. The focus now is to propel cloud strategies leveraging effective and efficient WAN which can cater to the requirements of the cloud era. “Companies worldwide are aggressively consolidating their data centers, implementing new data models, and shifting development to agile, mobile-first, cloud-based models,” IDC Group Vice President and IT executive advisor Joseph Pucciarelli writes in the Winter 2018 Issue of CIO’s Digital Magazine.
Legacy WANs were not built to support the increasing branch to cloud, data, video and voice traffic. Further moving to security, WAN is poorly matched with security requirements for a wide range of distributed and cloud-based applications.
Network is crucial to transforming Information technology and communications (ICT). Hybrid network architectures, Cloud Connectivity along Network Virtualization have become the key to improve flexibility, manageability, scalability, availability, Quality of Service, Service Level Agreements, and Total cost of benefit that enterprises will require from their modern WAN.
The primary aim of Digital Transformation DX is to provide seamless customer experience. The more mature businesses are digitally the better they could serve and know their customers. Currently, SD-WAN is helping CIOs, IT leaders and teams to achieve a smooth transition to digital ensuring agile, flexible and scalable networking which is directly proportional in delivering bespoke customer experience i.e. smooth Digital transformation (DX) = seamless Customer experience (CX) = Higher Revenue
At Lavelle Networks our continuous effort is to innovate and reinforce our strategic vision to transform the SDN Solutions by enabling secure, simplified, self-learning, context-aware application performance combined with intelligent routing, zero-touch operations, and advanced service insertion. If you want to know how to make your enterprise network simpler, safer and faster visit us at lavellenetworks.com.