TITLE

WAN Attitudes

AUTHOR(S)
Krapf, Eric
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Business Communications Review;Jan2007, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a letter from the editor of "Business Communication" concerning the January 2007 issue. The issue features an article by Jim Metzler about WAN optimization and application acceleration, and why these technologies are expected to be extremely important in 2007. The article surveys end users about organizational issues surrounding application performance and found that it is often a lack of communication that diminishes productivity, rather than a failure in the technology used by a company.
ACCESSION #
24209617

 

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