Virtualization

PKF UK LLP: Accountancy Firm Reduces Server Estate by 87 Per Cent with Virtualisation Software

Date Added: Jan 2012
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Global accountancy and business advisory firm PKF (UK) LLP needed to make its data centre and disaster recovery technology more responsive. It chose Windows Server 2008 R2 datacenter with Hyper-V and Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 to cut the number of physical servers. As a result, PKF has replaced around 60 servers with eight machines to ensure maximum uptime and business continuity, reduced operating costs at its data centre and disaster recovery site in the long term.