How can a virtual storage infrastructure pay off?
The benefits of virtualization are clear: lower costs through consolidating resources, and increased efficiency and agility. More companies are beginning to use their highly virtualized data centers as the foundation for building a private cloud, and to prepare for an open hybrid cloud.
However, there are inevitable challenges associated with storage in virtual environments, which force IT organizations to compromise on costs, operational simplicity, and flexibility of infrastructures.
View this brief to learn how converging server virtualization and storage can result in more efficient, cost-effective storage management. Read on to explore the capabilities that can be unlocked by leveraging this method, including:
- Open, software-defined storage and converged infrastructure without vendor lock-in
- Lower TCO and improved business value
- And more.