Overall Rating: Very Strong
Class: Data Center Switching Infrastructure
Market: Business Technology and Software
Report Date: March 23, 2015
Analyst: Mike Fratto, Principal Analyst, Enterprise Networking and Data Center Technology
“Very Strong” is yet again the recent assessment from Current Analysis’ Mike Fratto, of the Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise Application Fluent Network data center switching solution.
Since the Data Center Switching solution was announced in 2011, with its innovative mesh/pod architecture, it has consistently out-paced the product class average rating.
Here are some of the highlights from Current Analysis. We encourage you to download the complete data center switching report.
“Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise (ALE) is very strong in the data center with both the scale and market presence to weather any storm. It continues to post gains in revenue and is seeing growth in markets around the globe".
"The Application Fluent Network (AFN) is described by ALE as the embodiment of a flexible network that meets the demands of rich media applications and virtualization within the enterprise. Recent announcements from many vendors reinforce the increasing awareness that the market is heading towards an application-aware environment, and here, ALE has a head start.”
Read the complete Current Analysis Data Center Switching Report here.
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