Sun and Otpier: Five Things to know about IT Virtualization
We boiled it down to five things you should know about IT virtualization.
1 - Understand your business application and what it does. You'd be surprised how many organizations don't even know what applications they have and on which servers they run.
2 - Assess your virtualization technologies and how they fit into your business process.
3 - Where should you compress your costs. This is different from cost savings.
4- Who owns the chargebacks? Some applications can be bigger resource hogs than you might expect.
5 - What is your backup strategy?