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Business Benefits of Virtual Machines and Virtualization

small business are turning to virtual machines and virtualization to reduce IT costs and enhance business growth support

 

Your business’ servers are extraordinarily expensive machines. Maintaining them isn’t cheap, but if they fail, it can be very bad for business. What does the small business that doesn’t have tens of thousands of dollars to throw into a server do when they need to stretch their IT budget?

They virtualize.

What is a Virtual Machine?

Virtual machines (VMs) act as virtual computers or virtual servers, that can be hosted in the cloud taking advantage of scalable on-demand resources at a lower price-point than purchasing a new server or on your existing hardware like high-powered workstations or business servers.

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