Service Assurance in Hybrid Cloud at an Affordable TCO

During the spring 2017 ONUG general meeting, at the conclusion of the Monitoring and Analytics (M&A) panel, a member of the audience commented, “We are already collecting a lot of data; and, you are telling us to collect even more?” His point was well understood by the panel members and the audience:  there is a total cost of ownership associate with all that collection that is spiraling out of control.