"As higher education transitions into the cloud, cloud network monitoring can help universities streamline network performance and security management.
Universities are moving in the direction of cloud integration, with no sign of slowing down. Laura Ipsen, CEO of Ellucian and a former executive at Cisco and Microsoft, thinks higher education institutions should prepare for the inevitable shift, EdScoop reports. "Many of these institutions have thousands of integrations and modifications to their software that they have to figure out how to scale," says Ipsen. "Some have massive investments in data centers that are becoming utility as we work more and deliver more in the cloud."