Authored on: May 29, 2012
Download Now that you've implemented server virtualization, the next step to realizing its full potential is to add the management and automation layers to deliver cloud-like services. By optimizing and automating the virtual infrastructure, and adding self-service capabilities, IT can transform itself to run as a private cloud. This session is a primer on how to implement advanced management and automation capabilities such as automated policy-based management, performance and capacity management, automated disaster recovery, automated and self service provisioning and service catalogs. It will discuss the value and process of implementing these advanced management and automation features and describe the landscape of solution vendors, from start-ups to long-time industry leaders.