Dynamic organizations often need to deploy tens to hundreds of similar systems to quickly replicate IT infrastructure and increase capacity. An automated approach to deployment, monitoring and management can help IT efficiently keep their IT infrastructure in-sync with business needs.
Dynamic organizations are continually challenged to keep their IT infrastructure in-sync with their business needs. Applications change often, new technologies must be addressed, and a continual stream of new software and hardware requires efficient deployment, monitoring and management.
In faster growing Internet business segments, like e-commerce, online travel, and digital media, organizations need elasticity in order to scale quickly and predictably in response to growth or volume-related increases in their capacity needs. In the retail industry, for example, seasonal demands require a dramatic increase in capacity that shrinks at other times of the year. These organizations may need to deploy tens to hundreds of similar systems to quickly replicate infrastructure and increase capacity, then decommission or retire these resources when application demand subsides. Ideally, dynamic organizations need to be capable of adjusting their resource capacity in an on-demand, automated fashion whenever needed. The most agile organizations can anticipate bottlenecks and react quickly to demands.
Organizations must be able to effectively prepare for and react to challenges as they arise and utilize their existing resources efficiently to stay competitive in a fast-paced marketplace. Does your organization have the processes, resources, tools and expertise to address the myriad of challenges required to build and manage an ever changing IT infrastructure?
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With data center operations, equipment maintenance and software licenses consuming an excessive portion of IT budgets - companies have much to gain by optimizing their current operations.
Customers and internal users alike expect quick, dependable access to both online sites and internal applications, and network issues can negatively impact customer satisfaction, brand reputation, and revenue.
The average company has a backlog of planned IT projects going back between three months and one year, according to research published Tuesday.Business leaders are increasingly relying on their IT team to adapt new technology and maintain their competitive position, and this adds pressure on that team to keep pace, adapt readily to constant change, and make critical decisions that don’t disrupt the day-to-day business operations.
Learn from the pros about the challenges of the complex process of cloud and data center migrations - and gain keys to overcoming them. In this ebook, you'll also see TDS benchmarks for each phase, enabling you to set goals for your own project.