Today, both architects and business leaders understand the importance of networks to competitive advantage. Recognizing this, they are seeking better ways to architect and evolve networks based on the current and future needs of the business. The Art of Network Architecture is the first book that places business needs and capabilities at the center of the process of architecting and evolving networks, where it belongs.
Three pioneering network architects show how to evaluate both business and application requirements from a network designer's perspective, identifying crucial upfront questions that can help you shape networks that support current business strategy and provide flexibility for the future. You'll learn how to:
The authors conclude with three chapter-length case studies: designing an L3VPN core, outsourcing to a cloud service, and supporting "Bring Your Own Device."
Series: Networking Technology
Number Of Pages: 304
Available: 9th April 2014
Dimensions (cm): 23.2 x 18.7