Defending Low Entry Barriers

Read a news report that Cisco has announced it’s intention to acquire Meraki Inc., a California based privately held provider of cloud based solutions. From what I understood, Meraki’s solutions allow Cloud based Management of on-premise networking gear. Looks like Cisco intends to use Meraki’s solutions along with Cisco’s Unified Access platform. This prompted me to ponder about defending low entry barrier businesses. Let me explain why… Continue reading

A Sense Of Déjà Vu

The topic which I have come across in recent meetings across a wide spectrum of industry representatives is “Software Defined Networks” or SDN. Across Service Providers, Equipment Vendors, Software Vendors and System Integrators, and from East Asia to California, the most happening stuff seems to be SDN.
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