Virtualization and Consolidation
Data center virtualization is changing everything – from the way IT operates to how you measure success. Datalink leverages the power of virtualization to enable greater efficiency across servers, storage, and networks, allowing IT to keep pace with rapidly growing business demands.
Data center virtualization and consolidation overview
Through our proven, incremental server-to-storage-to-network data center consolidation and virtualization strategies, we help you optimize overall performance and efficiency and leverage the value of a unified data center:
- Fewer management points
- Increased sharing among applications
- Greater agility
- Better overall performance
- A reduced infrastructure footprint
- Shared server, storage, and network resource pools
Datalink uses a consultative approach based on best practices in data center and storage virtualization and consolidation, data storage and protection, advanced network infrastructures, and business continuity and disaster recovery to deliver measurable gains in performance and value across the infrastructure. Experienced IT professionals provide a continuity of services including consulting, analysis, design, implementation, management, and ongoing support.
Data center virtualization solution areas
Our data center virtualization solutions help you achieve the full promise of getting the highest performance from your existing IT infrastructure – by delivering a continuum of services across the project lifecycle.
- Virtualization plans, design, and reviews
- Server virtualization
- Storage virtualization
- Virtual networking and WAN optimization
- Data center virtualization
Best practice-based SolutionScape™ virtualization and consolidation services
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Virtualization and consolidation case study
Horizon Hobby distribution firm implements a Datalink solution for a more efficient, manageable storage environment.
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The Datalink V-Scape™ proven reference architecture provides a foundation for building a virtual data center.
Objective knowledge about the latest data center techniques and technologies
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