Managing Virtualization Within Data Center Consolidation
Source: Fluke Networks
At first look, consolidating data centers should make managing and monitoring performance easier because the infrastructure and IT organizations are more centralized. However, there are new challenges that can impact overall service quality within a consolidated environment - cross-domain collaboration and virtualization of applications. This paper will evaluate the new challenges that impact performance management within a virtualized data center environment and provide best practices in ensuring overall service quality meets the requirements of individual organizations.