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Enterprise Grade Management for OpenStack

Bringing the hybrid cloud into your already complex virtualized data center introduces new challenges. This means IT needs to find a way to balance control and autonomy in order to keep management simple and improve scalability.

To do so, you need more flexible management and automation tools that will allow for self-management with policy-based visibility and control for workload instances across multiple virtual platforms and public clouds, which can handle capacity and provide solid customer service.

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