If your networks are not agile, open, simple to deploy and highly secure, you run the risk of limiting the value and effectiveness of your cloud investments. The ultimate goal: You’ve got interoperability with best-of-breed solutions from any vendor.
In the cloud-enabled enterprise, security is no longer just an add-on to the network. It is integral to the network design. You have to understand it at every level. The ultimate goal: Your network should be secured entirely, and not just the perimeter. There is visibility into all devices attached to the network, and visibility into all apps on the network..