Research Finds That Adopters of Storage Virtualization Are Leaders in the Transformation of the Datacenter
BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - July 8, 2010) - Aberdeen's recent research report, Why are IT Leaders Deploying Virtualized Storage, shows that companies that have deployed storage virtualization are gaining great operational and financial returns on their investment.
The report, Why are IT Leaders Deploying Virtualized Storage, announced today by Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (
Aberdeen found that formal training and certification for virtual tool administrators, adding virtual I/O capabilities, and standardizing on one type of server were among the most important factors in gaining advantages from storage virtualization products.
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Aberdeen's research found:
"Companies that have deployed storage virtualization products are gaining great operational advantages," says Dick Csaplar, Senior Research Analyst and author of the study. "Forty-eight percent (48%) of those that have deployed storage virtualization report reducing the number of SAN devices in their infrastructure and 44% report a reduced time to deploy new applications and servers."
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