Virtualization

How Server and Network Virtualization Make Data Centers More Dynamic

Free registration required

Executive Summary

Server virtualization has become commonplace, and the question of whether to virtualize has been replaced with "Are the people moving fast enough?" But what are the barriers that keep firms from virtualizing more of their production environments? In October 2008, Cisco Systems commissioned Forrester Consulting to research the answer to this and other questions. Forrester surveyed 240 firms with experience in running medium and large virtualized server environments to investigate these questions. Forrester found that as server virtualization usage in production environments has increased, so has its criticality.

  • Format: PDF
  • Size: 217.6 KB