Many organization’s IT systems face the threat of several problems, including software errors, damage to equipment, etc. For many organizations, business continuity has become one of the main requirement and business functions that must be provided. Therefore, while planning the IT infrastructure development strategy, it is necessary to assess the importance of business continuity and business recovery strategies.
A virtual infrastructure will allow your IT and IS systems to improve all business continuity measures:
- Reduce the down time of information systems substantially or avoid it entirely;
- Make use of simplified and easily repeated processes to implement continuity solutions- up to full process automation;
- Install faster and more secure data restoration procedures at a lower cost.
Virtualization will also allow you to optimize internal IT costs, because you will optimize your server infrastructure and consumed energy levels. As a result of this, your IT systems will become more flexible, and in future that will allow you to plan and increase your information systems resources without increasing the number of servers that are involved.