From a non-virtualized to a virtualized infrastructure
In this chapter, we focus on:
•Motivation to move from a non-virtualized to a virtualized infrastructure:
– Evolution in the SAP landscape
– Motivation for server virtualization
•Examples of virtualization advantages:
– Landscape consolidation
– Load shifting
– Processing chain
– Concurrent load prioritization
In this section, we focus on the evolutionary trends in the SAP landscape and the motivation for server virtualization.
1.1.1 Evolution trends in the SAP landscape ...