The Virtualization Playbook
The increasing complexity of the government enterprise—and the increasing volume and complexity of the data being managed—is forcing agency IT managers to rethink how they manage the infrastructure. Virtualization is at the center of that. By virtualizing key elements of the data center, agencies gain flexibility, scalability and manageability. And those gains are magnified when agencies integrate those systems into a cohesive whole. At the same time, IT managers are looking to bolster their infrastructures with emerging storage and storage management options. The data center of the future is taking shape now.
Government IT professionals have become willing proponents of server virtualization and virtual desktop interface as sustainable practices supporting data storage and applications. Read More Here
The need for flexibility, scalability and manageability is driving many agencies to consider software-defined storage and converged platforms. Read More Here
IT managers are looking for solutions that provide simplified management of IT infrastructure, increased data center efficiency and lower operating and capital costs. Read More Here
Organizations find they can make a strong business case for advanced technologies such as flash storage and object storage. Read More Here
Although government IT professionals have helped deploy a wide array of storage management processes, they remain open to new concepts, such as converged storage. Read More Here