Network modernization promotes business agility
Considering the speed at which organizations have had to transition and upgrade their network capabilities due to the mobilization of ‘work from home’, it is not surprising that many organizations have faced challenges related to security, scale and overall performance of the network in this regard. . With the continued uncertainty that the pandemic has brought to business operations, we have seen the shift from working from multiple locations to introducing a work-from-home capability.
With this change, it has become paramount that organizations focus on their network capabilities and the associated solutions to operate seamlessly. Businesses have also had to consider their cloud options, with the best suited option being a hybrid cloud, which allows network support to deliver strong application performance regardless of the location of the business. application or user location, cost effectively and securely.
As our NTT 2020 Global Threat Intelligence Report highlights, we found that 66.9% of organizations have a harder time detecting IT security breaches or business risks caused by employees when working remotely. In total, 83.2% of organizations had to completely rethink their security to adapt to the new working methods generated by the pandemic. A modern network ensures that the infrastructure is agile enough to support the speed of the business; Although changes can occur within the organization, an updated network can save IT departments hours, or even days, to spot network issues and security threats as they arise. they arise.
Your network should not be the forgotten link in your security strategy
Modernizing your corporate network advances agility, transformation and automation. COVID-19 has accelerated the need to modernize networking services that are secure by design, effectively supporting and managing the most demanding software-defined high-performance hybrid environments for organizations. Our network modernization solution provides high visibility through an automated and programmable mechanism that is faster and more efficient than ever.
It’s a fact that a successful digital transformation requires a unique vision and strategy for the needs of each business, delivering a defined journey for each customer. Recognized by the Gartner Magic Quadrant Report, NTT is a leader in “Vision Completeness” and “Ability to Execute”, demonstrating that when it comes to enabling network modernization, we provide a solution to Comprehensive networking that effectively supports and manages the most demanding software. high performing and defined hybrid companies. This recognition is not something we take for granted, as it shows that we are at the forefront of delivering effective network modernization strategies for our customers.
The digital experience remains a user experience
By 2025, to improve agility and support for cloud applications, 65% of organizations will have implemented software-defined wide area networks (SD-WANs), up from around 30% in 2020.
Collaborating with partners who provide smart and secure networking technologies has helped organizations better equip themselves to support the rapid hosting of new devices and applications, including cloud services and IOT. . Achieving this while controlling their wide area network (WAN) spending, adapting network provisioning approaches to align with the accelerated technology landscape we all find ourselves in.
Organizations that embrace network modernization are using it as an asset to improve communications and the employee experience, whether they are working in an office, branch, or remotely. It also improves the customer experience, promotes the ability to migrate to the cloud, and increases application performance and availability. A modern network also enables companies to innovate in their business models, taking advantage of new technologies such as IOT, while optimizing existing operating models around smart buildings or smart manufacturing, for example.
COVID-19 has highlighted the value of corporate networks given the fluid demands of remote users. As a member of the NTT Group, we have extensive expertise in building and managing large distributed networks, which means we can provide our customers with a world-class product and service experience. For CIOs and enterprise CDOs pursuing a cloud-centric strategy, our networking services provide end users with seamless performance for cloud and SaaS applications, delivering a secure, reliable and enhanced experience, both in connecting from home, branch or large campus.
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