There’s a lot of buzz in the industry about private cloud management solutions and with good reason. Private cloud solutions can offer organizations of all sizes a wide range of IT benefits:
Lower costs. By consolidating your IT resources in a private cloud model, you can eliminate redundant physical servers, reduce ongoing maintenance requirements, and minimize your need to purchase additional hardware over the years to come.
Rather than having a data center full of servers that crash from overuse, you can use virtualization to easily distribute workloads between virtual servers, resulting in better overall performance.
With computing tasks confined to fewer physical servers and data storage consolidated on fewer devices, security becomes an easier task.
Once you build a private cloud solution, you can scale it relatively easily to meet the needs of your business users. Provisioning a virtual server takes minutes or hours – as opposed to the several weeks it can take to provision a physical server.
Work with SMP to Develop Your Private Cloud Strategy
Once you’ve established a private cloud management solution, you can deliver software as a service (SaaS), infrastructure as a service (IaaS), and platform as a service (PaaS) to users across your organization. SMP uses VMware virtualization technology to make this transition possible.
By moving your workloads to a private cloud, SMP can help you to begin achieving the benefits of cloud computing. We’ll also work with you to refine your strategy for long-term private cloud management. Drawing upon our years of cloud expertise, we’ll show you where the areas of greatest benefit are for your unique situation.