New exclusive research conducted by Palmer Research and QuinStreet Enterprise (publisher of this site) is detailed in the 2014 Data Center Outlook: Data Center Transformation – Where is Your Enterprise? report.
The study surveyed 321 qualified IT professionals and found that 88 percent of enterprises are investing in their data centers for a variety of different goals. One area of investment is the network and more specifically, SDN.
14 percent of survey participants reported that they have already deployed SDN, with 15 percent planning on deploying it in the next 12 months. Additionally, 33 percent of respondents indicated they are considering SDN. 39 percent indicated that they had no plans to deploy.