When evaluating a virtualization strategy, it is important to think about Cost, Control and Convenience.
COST. Can maintenance and capital costs be reduced?
CONTROL. Does the strategy increase IT control over the services and content installed and run on company computers?
CONVENIENCE. Will virtualization make IT management more convenient and less time consuming?
Today, most enterprises rely on the client-services model to deliver and maintain software and services. In this model, each department has a core set of software that is installed on every employee’s desktop.