Server virtualization can help deliver the high levels of reliability that today's enterprises demand, often at a lower cost and with less complexity than non-virtualized methods. The key advantage: Virtualization enables you to design one high-availability scheme and apply it to many situations, regardless of the applications involved. InfoWorld contributing editor and veteran consultant Matt Prigge explains how.
This PDF report provides the following benefits:
* A complete walkthrough of the major causes of failure and the virtualization-based strategies you can use to protect your infrastructure
* Strategies to set up warm or hot sites as complete failover solutions when disaster takes your primary data center offline
* How to determine when application-specific reliability features should be included in an overall high-availability virtualization solution