The Future of Business: Preparing to Meet its Challenges
As we talk with our customers and look into our own future, it is clear that there are significant opportunities for global growth—across industries and regardless of an enterprise's size—even in these turbulent times. To capitalize on these opportunities, Cisco is addressing today's dominant trends and their implications for transforming IT architectures and critical business processes.
This paper examines these trends, describes why the network is the logical starting point for transforming business, and offers insight into the most strategic IT investments that businesses should consider today. Cisco believes that by using the network as a platform for transformation, businesses can achieve the agility they need for success, as well as encourage powerful, creative new thinking that has the potential to transform all business.