Virtualization plays a crucial role in data center consolidation and thereby helps in the reduction of hardware footprint in the data centers. Virtualization enables savings in power consumption and floor space in data centers which improves the overall efficiency and curbs carbon emissions that result from IT infrastructure growth.
Use this page to review if you can optimize your infrastructure, IT demand, and infrastructure operations from an environmental perspective.
How optimized is your infrastructure from an environmental perspective? You can review the physical servers, storage, and network infrastructure and optimize their power efficiency.
How optimized is your IT demand from an environmental perspective? You can review the virtual machines and files, ensuring that the demand is genuine and still serves the business purpose.
How optimized is your infrastructure operations from an environmental perspective? You can review the overhead, buffer, and unused resources, making sure they have valid business reasons.