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Re: Succeeding With Desktop Virtualization
Posted by: James Damoulakis 2010-05-06 07:04:21
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Several years ago analysts began trumpeting the finding that operational costs had surpassed capital costs as the dominant source of expense in IT infrastructure. Despite evidence supporting this claim, many IT managers for a time continued to focus primarily on capex. However, over the past few years, server virtualization and other data center consolidation efforts have squeezed costs from the capex side of the equation, resulting in a broader awareness of operational costs along with a greater impetus to address the problem.


Lowering IT Costs Through Virtualization
Posted by: LikesIT 2010-07-30 01:18:25 In reply to: James Damoulakis
Virtualization definitely has the potential to reduce IT costs, if done the correct way. Here's an interesting white paper on that topic:

http://www.ericom.com/wp-lower-it-costs.asp?URL_ID=708

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