Home » News » Brocade Predicts 2015 Trends In IT

Brocade Predicts 2015 Trends In IT

Brocade

Marcus Jewell, vice president EMEA at Brocade, has outlined his predictions on what technology trends are likely to appear throughout the IT industry in 2015.

Beginning with the rise of the New IP, Mr Jewell has suggested that legacy networks build on closed proprietary protocols will be expected to adapt if they are going to support the new technology trends taking over IT including mobile and cloud computing. This adaptation may prompt the rise of the New IP, a networking paradigm better aligned with the evolution of the industry.

Mr Jewell has also stated that Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualisation (NFV) are likely to take hold, firmly establishing their place as the future of network infrastructures. This will be aided, he suggests, by the new emphasis on open standards, which allow customers to freely choose the solutions that best match their needs.

With this new emphasis on customer needs, Mr Jewell has argued that the Internet of Things will begin to impact on businesses, with businesses expected to grow to cope with the 26 billion connected units predicted to be installed by 2020.

With regards to the virtual workspace, Mr Jewell argues that remote working will be a necessity as companies attempt to meet their demands while meeting their budget constraints while boosting productivity. However, he has also highlighted the threat to privacy posed by increasingly virtual lifestyles, which IT communities will be expected to secure as consumers store more and more of their data online.

For more information about Brocade, please click here .

 
 
Back to Top
For more information:
Contact our specialist teams
 

Privacy Preference Center

Necessary

Wordpress, GDPR

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site may not work then.

Advertising

Analytics

__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz

These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources, so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies, we will not know when you have visited our site.
https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245

Other