Cloud is going to change customer expectations. New requirements are emerging, service levels are becoming more stringent and some of the time-tested strategies for managing costs and ensuring adequate service levels are being invalidated.

The new whitepaper form Uplogix shows how the same old network and network management strategies and tools won’t just rain on the Cloud and Virtualization parade, without adding Local Management to the mix, the forecast is bleak indeed.

Get some of the facts from the following infographic, and then download the full whitepaper for more discussion.