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Virtualizing Business Critical Apps – The Value of Real Time SAN Data

It is pretty much the consensus that most large enterprises have not virtualized more than about 30% of their servers, and what they have virtualized are the “tactical” applications that IT owns and that IT can virtualize without the permission of a group that owns an application and that has to answer to set of business constituents. The next set of applications to be virtualized are variously referred to as “Business Critical”, “Tier 1”, or “Performance Critical” but these terms all mean the same thing – the application has people who care for it and people who use it who demand that it perform well all of the time. Continue reading Virtualizing Business Critical Apps – The Value of Real Time SAN Data