Five pitfalls of virtualization, and how to avoid them

This free Info-Tech report highlights five common virtualization implementation challenges and how they can be mitigated by focusing on application provisioning and capacity planning. has partnered with Info-Tech to bring you free virtualization-related reports and

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This month, the editors present the Info-Tech report Five Pitfalls of Virtualization and How to Avoid Them for the courtesy of our readership.

This free Info-Tech report points out five challenges common to virtualization implementation and how they might be handled by focusing on application provisioning and capacity planning.

The accompanying virtualization scope analysis worksheet by Impact Research translates to executive decision makers how a virtual infrastructure will have an impact on network management, security management, storage management and business continuity/disaster recovery management.

Get more information on the report and worksheet tool here.

This was first published in March 2008

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