Date Added: Jul 2009
CA customers have provided a number of proof points that illustrate how automated, integrated infrastructure and performance management can significantly lower the cost and improve the productivity of IT infrastructure management teams. As IT organizations lay out plans for new investments in virtualization, unified communications, SOA, and cloud computing, they need to keep in mind how these technologies will change infrastructure management requirements - and budget for new infrastructure management tools accordingly. Infrastructure management teams need to embrace automated and integrated management strategies in order to keep their organizations competitive and to get the greatest payback possible out of the money they spend on technology and staff. Without adequate management resources, service levels will suffer while the cost of operations spirals upward.