Automated Network Management

Automated Network Management

Businesses nowadays are understanding the value of adding artificial intelligence and automation to network management. This has come out in the new market research conducted by Enterprise Management Associates (EMA). Recently in relation to this, a technological term that is getting popular in the industry is AIOps. It is short for Artificial Intelligence for IT Operations which is an umbrella term for the combination of big data, machine learning, and other advanced analytics to automate IT management processes.

Primarily AIOps is all about analyzing and correlating different sets of IT data, recognizing patterns, retrieving insights from data, and presenting those insights to the IT personnel. In a recent survey, it was found out that 90% of the networking pros are in favor of applying AIOps to network management. They believe that it will lead to better business outcomes for an organization. Especially those who had already experienced the benefits of AIOps were strongly in agreement that it will provide even more benefits with a network management system.

We can say that with AI automation-driven network monitoring systems businesses can perform better while enjoying improved customer experience, better employee productivity, and high revenue generation. But how AIOps is actually doing all this?

What are the network management benefits of AIOps?

In the EMA survey, when the experts are asked about the potential benefits of an AIOps- driven network management system, then they stated the below-given points:
Network optimization
Improved security/compliance
Operational efficiency
Analyzing the current network management toolsets Networking experts were asked why they are showing a sudden interest in AIOps driven applications; if it’s because of any shortcomings of the existing networking management system. About 91% of them were hoping that AIOps would resolve various issues with the existing tools. The below-given opportunities were called out by the research respondents: