As the number of wireless devices and their connectivity along with a technology dependent population is expanding, organizations in APAC are banking on modern tools and technologies to digitize and secure their networks. Many organizations are working majorly towards optimizing their network services by adopting the cloud and mobile technologies, as much of the network capacity growth in the past few years has been driven by these technologies. As organizations commonly indulge in cloud-based applications, the need to manage application and network performance has propelled them to employ Network Performance Management (NPM) and Application Performance Management (APM) solutions and services. Also, the explosion of the Internet of Things (IoT) endpoints has fueled the expansion of the wireless local area network (WLAN).
In addition to these significant networking solutions, the network-security concern still hangs over the digital organizations. With the growing sophistication of cybercriminals and cloud and virtualization transforming the IT infrastructure, organizations are developing and deploying networks that are embedded with inbuilt security. Besides, Software-Defined Networking (SDN) continues to rise in this realm to partition the network at a granular level so as to improve security along with the speed and agility of the network. Similarly, Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) is also witnessing increased adoption for virtualizing the firewall functionality of the network, making it fast and easy for deployment.
To keep pace with the ever-changing trends in the enterprise networking arena and build a strong foundation for tomorrow’s emerging organizations, numerous solution providers are aiding shifting the complete networking structure. With this in mind, a distinguished panel of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, and analysts along with the editorial panel of APAC CIO Outlook, have hand-picked the most reliable and proficient networking solution providers for your organization.
We present to you APAC CIO Outlook’s “Top 10 Networking Consulting/Implementation Services Companies - 2018.”