Stories by Lisa Vaas

Which virtualisation technologies are ripe: Forrester's take

Virtualization has gotten into many nooks and crannies of IT infrastructure, but some of the available vendor technologyis half-baked, according to a recent report from Forrester Research. According to Forrester, as of Q2 2008, server and client virtualization is mature enough to pay off in the short term, but storage virtualization-particularly application storage-is "not very advanced" and doesn't yet offer much payback.