2. Use Cases and Requirements
Consolidation via virtualization delivers more productivity than is possible with a smaller environment. This chapter explores the uses of virtualization and the requirements that must be fulfilled to achieve its goals.
In this chapter, we visit the following cases, discussing the value and notable requirements of each:
General workload consolidation: resource management and availability
Asynchronous workloads: balancing resource utilization throughout the day
Software development: consolidation ...