A brief history of the Wide Area Network: An Infographic

Wide Area Networks (WANs) today are a far cry from the tangle of cables, bulky networking hardware and server rooms of yesteryear. With cloud-based infrastructure, broadband and fiber internet and Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) culture increasingly becoming the norm in the modern enterprise, the state of the WAN is in constant flux, with new networking technologies spurring [...]