A Networking To Do List for 2018


We sometimes see predictions of potential news items this time of the year, but those can be hard to act upon. In a prior post, I discussed major trends, and I now complement that with a list of things to do (i.e., a suggested New Year's resolutions list).

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It’s that time of year for predictions, but I won’t join the crowd in offering a crystal ball. It’s too difficult to make specific predictions such as who Cisco may try to buy or which software-defined WAN vendor will get acquired next. Besides, who needs another list of predictions? Instead, I'll discuss major networking trends that are impacting the enterprise in order to help you plan your infrastructure and potential training in 2018.

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