In the last several years, virtualization deployments have skyrocketed, yet in many cases the associated return has been less than expected. The fact is virtualization creates a very dynamic environment that requires new ways of managing capacity. IBM’s virtualization efficiency study (VES) provides the management visibility to address those challenges and maximize your gains quickly. Read the service engagement guide to learn how VES’ infrastructure assessment and predictive analytics deliver a consolidated view of performance for up to 500 virtual machines, along with an actionable strategy for remediating trouble spots in 2-4 weeks. The guide provides a simple overview of the service and explains what to expect from implementation.