IT decision-makers charged with digital business transformation and innovation are faced with a range of options when it comes to next-gen technologies. How do they choose the right approach for their business to deliver on the promise of these emerging technologies? IT Roadmap editorial guides provide in-depth analysis and real world use cases for the ultimate tech roadmap. Developed by Network World editors, showcase your thought leadership and investment in a specific topic by sponsoring an IT Roadmap, and be at the fingertips of IT decision-makers as they invest time in learning more about the topic at hand.

Program Details

  • Sponsor logo included on cover of IT Roadmap PDF
  • Include up to 5 sponsor assets on resource page
  • PDF posted in Network World resource library for 3 months
  • E-mail marketing and email newsletter promotions based on available inventory
  • Prominent links to IT Roadmaps in relevant editorial content

IDG Build Time (working days)

4 weeks lead time using existing content, 10 weeks lead time using original content

Implementation Notes & Best Practices

IT Roadmap Sample Topics:

  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Software Defined Networking (SDN)/Network Virtualization
  • SD-WAN
  • Wireless/Gigabit WiFi
  • Hyperconverged Infrastructure
  • Cloud/Hybrid Cloud
  • Network Security



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  • Title for assets (up to 5)
  • Asset descriptions, no more than 50 words
  • Destination URL for each asset
  • Category: Audience, B2B, Demand Generation, Media Brands
  • Type: Content Services, Sponsor existing content
  • Brand: Network World

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