Microsoft Virtualization ROI Calculator
To see how much return on investment your business can receive, check out the Microsoft Integrated Virtualization ROI Calculator ? Now integrated with the Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit. Reach beyond server consolidation to manage your entire IT environment and make the most of your existing infrastructure. Every day, organizations worldwide are reducing costs and delivering greater value with Microsoft virtualization technologies. Microsoft's server solution costs approximately one-third the cost of a comparable solution from VMware*.
*Based on a comparison of Windows Server ? 2008 Enterprise with Hyper-V?and Microsoft? System Center Server Management Suite Enterprise with VMware's VMware Infrastructure Enterprise with VMware vCenter Server. Includes 2 years support costs for both. Based on Microsoft estimated retail prices and published VMware prices available at https://www.vmware.com/vmwarestore as of 02/04/2009. Actual reseller prices may vary.