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Compliance Insights Compliance Program Management. Gartner delivers the technology-related insight you need to make the right decisions, every day. The research report focused on debunking six commonly held assumptions about the risks of introducing other vendors into the equation of a Cisco-based network. Dynamic Enterprise Featured Article.

Training and admin costs were not a factor when the new gear was less expensive and debun,ing on open standards. Myth 1 training and talent: Key Findings Introducing a second vendor into the network infrastructure will have no long-term impact on operational costs for organizations following best practices. Instead, multivendor networks help enterprises address the demand for performance-optimized bandwidth.


Debunking Common Myths of the Single Vendor Network

These are summarized below. Staying loyal to one vendor creates opportunities to negotiate deals and control costs. To learn more, visit our Privacy Policy. After interviewing a diverse group of organizations that uses a dual-vendor strategy, our findings present a compelling alternate position. Adding a second vendor means purchasing a lot of extra management tools. Blog Feed your business — not the newsfeed Read blog.

Network operations teams should invest in multivendor-capable tools to help enable the organization to deal with a single-vnedor vendor in their infrastructure. Myth 5 equipment and maintenance costs: Most organizations that introduced a second vendor report a lasting decrease in network complexity, compared with an single-venor network. It is not possible to get products from two different vendors to work together reliably on a network.

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Enterprises use the perception that the simplicity of managing a single-vendor network justifies sole-sourcing an increasing amount of network mytg. Become a Client Log in Become a client.

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Gartner found that adding a second networking vendor has a variety of potential benefits for organizations. Our findings show that most organizations should consider a dual-vendor or multivendor solution as a viable approach to building their network, as significant cost savings are achievable with no increase in network complexity, while improving the focus on meeting business requirements.

Already have a Gartner account? Adding a second vendor will double the number of staff needed to keep network running. But, recent research indicates this may no longer be the most effective approach. Article Effortless Experience Explained Gqrtner article. Submitted by Howard Phelps on Mar 21, Below is an excerpt from the Gartner report.

This point is especially important given that enterprise IT infrastructures often consist of multiple, disparate networks.