It’s hard to believe, but the first half of 2019 is in the books. We saw all the predictions from the telecom thought leaders and industry experts starting in Q4 2018 and continuing through the first half of the year as the early roll-out of trend forecasts circulated throughout the digital and social sphere. These topics are all being deliberated in the idea and execution arena today, so we’ll give you our take on what we have seen in the CSP industry and with the customers’ challenges we solve for on a daily basis.
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Rapid Investment in SDN Continues
With the investment in software-defined wide-area network infrastructure and services expected to continue its dramatic upward trajectory as it has in recent years, this is not a tough call to have at the top of the strategy list. The annual compound growth should continue to hover at 70%. Coupled with the advances in flexibility and scalability, the OPEX promises to continue to come down. That’s the good news. The very good news? This isn’t simply a 2019 trend – this overarching initiative shows every indication that calling it ‘a trend’ may be the understatement of the year. Deloitte outlined several more factors pushing telcos to embrace SDN where rising network traffic demands strain resources and increase costs (more on revenue opportunities here). It may be better to simply call it ‘the future’ and the future is now. Read more on, “What’s next for SDN?“