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What is server virtualization?

Server virtualization enables you to split your large computing resource into separate virtual environments, also known as virtual servers. With virtual servers, you can make adjustments, run different programs and do analyses without affecting the other virtual machine, or the main server.

It also enables you to separate your IT resources from your in-house environment. Because your technology will be delivered to you via the Internet instead of taking over your office, you can do more with less.

Virtualization techniques can be applied to all aspects of your business IT infrastructure, including software, networks, storage, laptop, and server hardware, operating systems and applications. Our virtualization services enable your business to reduce the cost of downtime, leading to an increase in productivity, reduced costs, and enhanced security.

How can server virtualization help your business?

GREATER SECURITY

Prevents any malware that gets into your system from spreading because the applications are in a virtualized environment and not running on your local machine.

EASIER TO MANAGE

Managing virtual machines is easier than managing “physical” ones. All hardware upgrades can be done using a management console application, rather than doing the tedious cycles of manual upgrades for each machine.

ENERGY EFFICIENT

In addition to savings in hardware costs, virtualization software will help you lower energy costs. The energy costs of running a server in a datacenter are more than the costs of acquiring it.

REDUCED BACKUP AND RECOVERY TIME

Backing up and restoring files is a lot less time-consuming than doing it on individual machines. While the files can be huge, a directory of many files is still easier to restore than a real machine of the same specifications.

INCREASED PRODUCTIVITY

Fewer physical servers mean less time spent maintaining and managing hardware. Virtualization allows your IT department to be more efficient and agile, reducing all the traditional labor-intensive tasks.


Server virtualization was invented in the 90’s and took a while to catch on. But, in recent years, the adoption and utilization of virtualization in the business sector has exploded. Companies now realize that they were wasting time and resources to keep their IT hardware infrastructure updated and maintained the old way.

In today’s modern age of technology, server virtualization is the right approach if you want a cost-efficient, reliable, and flexible operating system environment with all the advantages and benefits mentioned above.

Contact us today to learn more about our server virtualization support and consulting services.

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