Beyond the Hypervisor: A Holistic Approach To Developing Next-Generation Data Center Architecture

by Cisco

Jun 03, 2009

Download Taking a holistic approach to virtualization can help IT meet the demands of better, faster, and cheaper, while laying the foundation for a dynamic, responsive infrastructure. Although today�s focus on virtualization begins with the server, the network also plays a key role as the only element that connects and enables communications between all data center components. While natural to start with the endpoints, architects need to subsequently consider thinking from the inside out, where core network capabilities will help complete their broader �infrastructure-as-a-service� vision.