Stories by Jerome Wendt

It is time to end hidden software costs

Server virtualization is changing the way companies think about and manage their server hardware purchases. The old equation of "new application = new server hardware" is gone, as companies can create a new virtual machine (VM) on a single physical server to support a new application without necessarily needing to buy new server hardware. Yet one rule from the old world of server management, "more servers = more software licenses," still applies more often than not.