Date Added: Nov 2011
Progel IT, a managed services provider in Italy, wanted better management tools to build private clouds in its virtualized development environment and to automate management of its production server cluster running Hyper-V technology in Windows Server 2008 R2. It also wanted to simplify service for customers using diverse hypervisors. Progel upgraded to Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012. IT staff are 80 percent faster when provisioning virtual machines with application service templates in order to boost agility in its development environment and respond quickly to customers. Progel can use automated updates to reduce maintenance on its production cluster, minimizing service interruptions.