Clearing the Network Hurdle to Cloud Deployment

Although enthusiasm is high among IT pros for cloud services, an IDG Research Quick Poll survey found that, in fact, the cloud is at a crossroads. That's because IT execs understand that the main benefits of cloud - lower costs and business agility - won't be felt by their employees unless WAN links to the cloud perform at a high level. To assure that critical performance, network and application performance management tools are critical.

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