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E-Guide: Expert Tips to Successfully Implement a Private Cloud

Deploying a private cloud successfully requires extensive planning and a smartly executed strategy. Read this expert e-guide to review the key steps to take to effectively implement a private cloud in your enterprise and discover how to prepare for road blocks that may come up along the way.

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    While virtualization has been a big step forward, it can’t solve all your IT challenges. That’s why companies of all sizes are working to move beyond virtualization and toward a private cloud, which can enable faster provisioning of applications, drive greater standardization, and support broader accessibility to critical IT services.

    This white paper examines a converged infrastructure strategy that can help you start your journey to these new levels of service management and efficiency. Read on to learn how this approach can help you achieve the capabilities needed to “cloud optimize” your organization and seamlessly deliver multi-tier cloud services.

  • Virtual Data Center E-Zine Volume 32: Public vs. Private: Comparing Cloud Architectures

    A recent TechTarget survey shows that roughly one-third of respondents have either implemented cloud computing or plan to do so in the next 12 months, but choosing between a private cloud or a public cloud can be tricky for some organizations. Before committing to either architecture, evaluate the benefits and especially the tradeoffs associated with each and learn how to make the most of the cloud you choose. Also in this issue, determine what needs are most important when planning your virtual applications, and find out how to monitor the performance of applications in the cloud.

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