In this tough economic environment, with declining budgets, IT is expected to do more with less. With cost, resource, and time pressures, how do you ensure continued innovation, while meeting your service level agreements (SLAs)? Take control of your IT and datacenter by building a virtualized infrastructure. With VMware virtualization, you can see immediate, quantifiable cost savings, while ensuring true business agility—the ability to rapidly respond to the changing market environment. In this economy, the question is not whether you can afford to virtualize with VMware, but rather “How can you afford not to?”
- Reduce CapEx through consolidation
- Improve OpEx through automation
- Minimize lost revenue due to downtime
Reduce Capital and Operational Expenses with VMware Virtualization
VMware virtual infrastructure provides immediate, tangible and quantifiable cost savings from your datacenter to your desktop. With VMware, you can reduce capital and operational expenses, while minimizing any potential lost revenue associated with downtime, outages and failures.
" "VMware’s incumbent position at the top of the rankings demonstrates that server virtualization momentum remains alive and well with a strong ROI case for a declining budget environment. " — Goldman Sachs, Nov 2008" — Goldman Sachs, Nov 2008
Reduce CapEx Costs with Server and Desktop Consolidation
Don’t let server sprawl and platform dependencies prevent your organization from achieving its goals. VMware virtualization reduces your physical infrastructure footprint by consolidating excess server and desktop hardware.
- Increase utilization rates from 5-15% to up to 80%
- Defer datacenter construction costs by $1000/ sq ft *
- Attain 50-70% higher VM density per host than is possible with commodity offerings
- Achieve 20-30% lower cost-per-application
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* IDC’s Datacenter Trends Survey, 2007.
Reduce OpEx Costs with Better Management and Automation
Shift your energy from routine tasks to strategic projects and adding value to the business. VMware focuses management on what matters most - entire IT services and their service levels - by taking the complexity out of infrastructure management, service delivery and application management. vCenter improves visibility and control in a dynamic IT environment.
" "Thanks to VMware, my wife and kids see me more often." — Dirk Holzwarth, Team Leader for VMware Infrastructure, Alstom" — Dirk Holzwarth, Team Leader for VMware Infrastructure, Alstom
Minimize Potential Lost Revenue from Business Downtime
Any unplanned downtime adversely affects your bottom line and your corporate perception, business relationships, and future viability.
- Eliminate business loss due to datacenter outage
- Save time by automating testing and quick/ reliable restore