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The Economics of Networking

Learn why total cost of ownership is the best metric for evaluating the true cost of a network solution and how Cisco innovations are helping to reduce TCO.

The Economics of Networking
(Original Webcast October 10, 2011)

Debunking the Myth That “Good Enough” Networks Save You Money

Watch this webcast with Ross Fowler, Worldwide Vice President, Cisco Borderless Networks, Jesper Andersen, Senior Vice President, Cisco Network Management Technology Group, and Paul Russello, VP, Global Workplace & Infrastructure Services at Xerox who discuss the true economics of networking, including quantitative costs of acquisition, services, labor, bandwidth, energy, and product longevity, as well as the qualitative business benefits such as network uptime, user productivity, and lifecycle management.

The webcast also discusses how innovations in the network help reduce the total cost of ownership and enable organizations to deliver transformational business benefits beyond TCO.


Topics discussed include:

  • The Economics of Networking
  • How Network Management Innovation Drives Down TCO
  • Rethinking the Cost of Networking
  • Approximate duration: 60 minutes

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    Event Summary

    • Event type: Online Event
    • On Demand
    • Duration: 60 minutes

    Who Should Attend

    CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, CSOs, TDMs and technical implementers in SMB, enterprise and mid-market companies who are involved in developing network strategies and/or implementing networks.

    • Large Corporations
    • Mid Size / Enterprise Business
    • Press/Analyst
    • Service Provider