Create a holistic view of your data center infrastructure and better deliver services to your employees and customers


Traditional data center designs are becoming less effective at delivering services to employees and customers who may be connecting from a wide range of devices and geographies.  These challenges are also compounded by the inclusion of software-defined technologies and approaches.  Your data center consumers are likely using services that cross private, hybrid, cloud and SaaS offerings. During this workshop, our experts share their experiences with data center networking design to address these challenges along with ways your organization can benefit from embracing the latest data center networking technologies like Cisco ACI and VMware NSX.


Our Data Center Networking Design Workshop is a half-day discussion focused on helping you address the unique challenges your organization is facing. By mapping these challenges to the latest industry solutions, we will create a holistic view of your data center infrastructure that can deliver the right support for security, connectivity and operational impact. We will also advise on how to simplify the implementation, management and adoption of these tools and technologies, so your staff can provide a unified data center platform wherever your workloads reside.


During this workshop, we use our proven methodology for analyzing requirements, prioritizing solution features, exploring solutions through hands-on comparisons and designing solutions.

Attendees benefit from:

  • An open discussion with your core team regarding business requirements
  • A forum for technology owners to discuss and co-develop use cases
  • A review of current infrastructure and licensing models
  • High-level solution design based on identified business requirements, use case development and current topology that maps to price/performance goals


  • Current Trends
  • Data Center Networking Fundamentals Review
  • Software-defined Data Center Networking Technologies
  • Data Center Analytics
  • Key Design Factors (Governance, Availability, Visibility)
  • Providing for L4-L7 Services
  • Multi-location Support
  • Secure Cloud-connectivity
  • Disaster Recovery Networking Strategies

View our Data Center Networking Design Workshop brochure.

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