Trends Report

Virtualization Is This Season's Cap Management

Capacity Management In A Virtual World

June 17th, 2009

Summary

With improved service performance, coupled with the rise of virtualization and the limits of hardware sprawl, Forrester anticipates improvements to the capacity management process. Data centers will make a comeback. They'll be different though, and better, using virtualization to automatically allocate resources to suit the circumstances. This new reactive portion will adjust the capacity management in almost real-time, allowing you to parcel out your IT resources efficiently and save on overall business calls.

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