There are many benefits to an IT organization or business when choosing to implement a server virtualisation strategy but like most things it is imperative to ensure that you are getting the right advice and a quality deployment.
Businesses also often consider that Virtualisation is only suitable for larger companies with lots of servers but
this technology is being implemented for nearly all SMB’s starting from a single server implementation.
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Dramatic reduction in energy
Physical servers (in particular older models) have a high power consumption which in turn means higher utility charges. In addition, they take up a larger physical footprint and produce heat which in turn means that you use more electricity with cooling.
Reduce office space
Less physical servers relates to less valuable floor space which can often be re-assigned to a more effective use.Virtualisation allows for the configuration of High Availability failover and other advanced facilities.
Fast server provisioning
Whether you are deploying an additional new permanent server instance, or require a temporary platform for product or service development, installation is quick, easy and effective.
Extend the life of old applications
Often businesses will continue to use old applications, hosted on older operating systems which will not function on up to date technology. By moving the physical server into the virtual