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Virtualization Proving Valuable for SMBs

on ‎07-08-2014 10:40 AM

SMBs are challenged with achieving efficient, secure data management. Many SMBs have complicated IT environments using multiple servers for various applications that consume staff and energy resources. System upgrades may result in costly down time and impact productivity.

To alleviate these issues, SMBs are increasingly moving to streamlined, virtualized IT environments. 80% of IT professionals in 2013 planned server virtualization usage within six months[1], and almost 40% of SMB software budgets were allocated to virtualization in 2014. see note #2.

  • Read more on how HP is helping SMBs to face virtualization challenges click here.

[1] Spiceworks State of SMB IT 1H 2013 Survey, May 2013.

[2] Spiceworks 2014 State of IT Budget Report, January 2014.

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