The aim of virtualization is to better manage workloads by radically transforming traditional computing to make it more scalable. Virtualization can apply to servers, storage, applications and networks and is a most effective way to reduce IT expenses while boosting proficiency and velocity for all businesses.
Most commonly virtualization benefits are:
- Extend life-cycle of older applications
- Isolate applications
- Improve disaster recovery
- Increase uptime
- Faster server provisioning