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Implementing Cisco Networking Solutions by Harpreet Singh

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Scalability

"It is not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it."
- Ena Horne

Future-ready enterprise networks should be able to expand on-demand to enable rapid growth of IT services and applications. The traffic patterns and user behavior are changing very fast. Any new trigger can bring a drastic change in the existing traffic patterns and user behavior. To address these needs, the enterprise network must be able to scale efficiently to accommodate capacity needs.

Scalability is the ability of the network to handle more traffic and applies to all domains of the network from the LAN, WAN, IoT, data center, and so on. A scalable network means that you would be able to augment the capacity of the network as the load increases ...

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