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Configuration management keeps control
The proliferation of virtual machines has dramatically expanded the concept of configuration management in today's data centers. Stephen J. Bigelow sizes up the latest configuration management tools for you in Volume 12 of Virtual Data Center. Also in this issue, Edward L. Haletky offers tips on securing your virtual environment, and Brien M. Posey explains how to get the most out of your server, storage and network.
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Pick the best tool to maintain efficient and cost-effective operation in today’s virtual data centers.
If you approach virtual environment security by viewing elements such as a hypervisor and management applications in isolation, you invite breaches and risk. This tip outlines three common risks to virtual environments and how to prevent them.
Plan ahead with a virtual desktop infrastructure strategy that will yield more bang for the buck.