For the second year in a row, Alcatel-Lucent has been positioned as a Visionary in the 2013 "Magic Quadrant for the Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure" by Gartner. According to Gartner, a vendor in the Visionaries quadrant has demonstrated the ability to increase the features in its offering to provide a unique and differentiated approach to the market. A Visionary will have innovated in one or more of the key areas of access layer technologies within the enterprise (e.g., convergence, security, management or operational efficiency). The ability to apply differentiating functionality across the entire access layer will affect their position.
We believe, our unified access solutions based on an Application Fluent Network approach delivers a high quality user experience, real- time application controls, greater security, and QoS for corporate and personal device access. Performance and ROI are optimized through increased wireless LAN coverage and feature rich, modular and upgradeable Ethernet LAN access switches. Learn more about the Alcatel-Lucent Application Fluent Network strategy and converged campus solution.
“We expect to gain significant operational efficiencies with this Alcatel-Lucent infrastructure that will also open doors to the future with its flexibility.” – Michel Davidoff, Director Cyberinfrastructure CSU, Chancellor’s Office
In addition to being a Visionary in the Wired and Wireless Access LAN Magic Quadrant, we are a Visionary in the 2013 Magic Quadrant for Data Center Network Infrastructure.
Alcatel-Lucent provides an ideal solution for implementing both your converged campus network and your data center. Get both reports!
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