Benefits of Switching to Virtualization Technology
In today’s world, the main reason why IT organizations are considering virtualization of some, or all, of their computing infrastructures is that the technology helps reduce costs drastically.
Consider, for example, the case of the server infrastructure where you would increase the utilization of your servers from 15% to 80%, thus eliminating the need of extra physical servers, which are costly to run and maintain. In this scenario, you are simply consolidating what would have been multiple physical servers onto one machine running a number of virtual servers.
Such a setup brings about several cost and productivity benefits that are described below. In this blog post, we will discuss the 5 major benefits of switching to virtualization technology.