Building Network Infrastructure with Software-defined Networks

| August 6, 2015

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Understand how trends like software-defined networks (SDN) and virtual networks are changing the way businesses build and manage their networks, along with other new technologies like big data and the Internet of Things that will challenge and burden the current network infrastructure.

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Sysgain is a cloud, collaboration, and data solutions company that delivers advanced IT systems and services tailored to the needs of our customers. Our team of dedicated, diverse and talented professionals provide advanced technology solutions using cloud and on-premise collaboration products and services. In addition to collaboration services, Sysgain is a leader in cloud architecture in AWS, Azure & Office 365, performing migrations, cloud application development, and support.

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