Issue OverviewVirtual Data Center - February 2012, Vol. 37
Virtualization may be well underway, but it doesn't mean new challenges won't arise as you continue to navigate your initiative. This expert e-zine offers detailed guidance for achieving the right balance in your virtual data center and presents key findings concerning your peers' consolidation objectives for 2012. Access >>>
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What not to do when you’re consolidating: Five common VM mistakes
by Mike Laverick, Contributor
Get better consolidation ratios by avoiding these typical problems.
Prevent server over-consolidation with optimal VM resource allocation
by Brien Posey
The push for high utilization can cause serious VM performance issues, but proper VM resource allocation can prevent server over-consolidation in virtual data centers.
- What not to do when you’re consolidating: Five common VM mistakes by Mike Laverick, Contributor
Defining an ideal virtual server consolidation ratio
by Alex Barrett
Finding the best virtual server consolidation ratio is difficult, and larger, virtualization-friendly servers do not necessarily ease the process.
- Defining an ideal virtual server consolidation ratio by Alex Barrett
Not all data centers are created equal
by Christine Cignoli
There’s no one-size-fits-all when it comes to data center servers and technology.
- Not all data centers are created equal by Christine Cignoli
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