Data centers are evolving from isolated resource "islands" to interconnected pools of virtualized resources shared between multiple data center locations — effectively creating "data centers without walls" that help businesses cut costs and maximize IT efficiency. Ciena has provided an overview of the evolution of the data center to the cloud.
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