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Presenting the Upsides and Downsides of Server Virtualization to Management

Server virtualization solves two major pain points for data centers: physical server sprawl and hardware costs. However, the high cost of implementing virtualization and figuring out how to manage the new environment may undercut some of those savings in management’s eyes.

 

This e-book helps you gain a thorough understanding of the pros and cons of server virtualization. Access now to learn how to best pitch a virtualization proposal to top management.

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