New guide explains ins and outs of server virtualization

InfoWorld's 24-page PDF 'Deep Dive' report features how-to and buying advice from the tech-expert site's editors and contributors

InfoWorld released today the fifth entry in its "Deep Dive" series of special PDF reports, covering the now-crucial area of server virtualization. InfoWorld, a Web-based publication devoted to emerging technology and hands-on business tech expertise, had previously released "Deep Dive" reports on cloud computing, Windows 7, enterprise iPhone, and next-gen mobile devices, as well as a quick-start guide to Windows 7.

You can download the "Server Virtualization Deep Dive" report from at no cost.

The new report features independent InfoWorld Test Center reviews of the two leading server virtualization products, EMC VMware's vSphere and Microsoft's Hyper-V, as well as several articles with expert advice on how to deploy server virtualization, from coming up with the right implementation strategy to reusing old servers after you've migrated to virtualization.

More information on InfoWorld's "Deep Dive" reports and other editorial reports is available at InfoWorld also has a set of interactive tools for users, including a smartphone selector tool and an iPhone apps finder for business and IT apps.