Cloud agility and hybridization will transform traditional Colo service.

A new survey released by cloud, hosting and colocation provider Internap on Wednesday finds that IT organizations are looking for cloud-like visbility and control in their colocation environments.

Internap says that the agility associated with cloud services will likely impact the way colocation services are managed and delivered over the next few years.

Features like automation, self-service, detailed real-time insights and remote manageability are increasingly in demand as IT organizations become accustomed to these controls in cloud environments.

Internap surveyed more than 100 IT decision makers in the US from a range of industries responsible for purchasing services like colocation, cloud and hosting. Read more.