Getting Virtualization Right-
In my story about managing virtualization, I recommend some ways that IT managers can tame existing server sprawl. This sprawl can be avoided altogether at companies just beginning or planning a server virtualization if the following steps are taken.
By Cameron Sturdevant
IT managers must leverage existing knowledge of the physical systems along with the logical network layout of those systems. Virtual systems must exist on physical hosts, and these physical hosts provide clues about the most effective architecture for implementing virtual systems.