Best Practices for Architecting Storage in Virtualized Environments

    Virtualization enables dramatic increases in utilization and efficiency. However, without proper planning, virtualization can present major challenges, which include greater complexity, higher management costs, and time-consuming backups. One key consideration in launching a virtualization project is choosing the correct storage platform. Unfortunately, today’s legacy storage platforms were designed before virtualization, high-density disk drives, and flash memory were introduced. This documentation will help you understand how recent storage advancements can help you gain the maximum benefits from your virtual server environment.

     

    Best Practices for Architecting Storage in Virtualized Environments