Adopting managed services for connectivity has both pros and cons and a business has to weigh them both to determine how much is there for them to gain by going for this approach.
Managed services make it much easier to maintain IT infrastructure along with providing significant cost advantages. However, there are also cons to adopting this approach which include lack of flexibility and dependence on vendor for dealing with maintenance and hardware problems. Maintaining compliance in terms of data related regulations is an added concern. Businesses have to weigh the pros and cons as per their specific situation to determine how much is there for them to gain by going for managed services