The IT landscape has changed dramatically.

The IT landscape has changed dramatically, led by the change in how users access data and their expectations around network performance. Instead of relying solely on traditional point-to-point connections and MPLS networks, infrastructure has evolved to meet the growing amount of users over various devices.

Many companies are considering augmenting a pre-existing network to meet the requirements of today’s fast-paced environments. The constantly changing space of IT infrastructure requires in-depth knowledge of best practices, trends and solutions to maximize ROI and network performance.

What Goes Into Network Planning?

Define requirements

Gather all existing info

Create preliminary design

Determine solutions/directions

Validate and publish design recommendations

NEF combines years of experience and in-depth industry knowledge to help businesses understand requirements, assess feasibility and set expectations for performance.

Leveraging NEF as an outside adviser provides an important perspective and empowers companies to take a holistic look at specific objectives, such as:

  • Uptime
  • Security
  • Overall performance
  • Costing models

Talk with an NEF network design specialist today and learn more about our comprehensive network redesign solutions.

 

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