Enterprise IT modernization solutions are everywhere. Organizations have access to commercial solutions that are not only easily implemented and customized, but also cost-efficient. These off-the-shelf enterprise systems, make it easier for IT practitioners to develop and apply modernization solutions across several legacy systems. Think: a cookie-cutter production line. In theory, cookie-cutter seems like a good approach.
Server Virtualization Technologies There have seen significant changes in data center infrastructure over the past 15 years. With the advent of server virtualization technologies (particularly the first release of VMWare ESX server in 2001) the trend towards hardware abstraction has only accelerated. Today, virtualization encompasses all layers of data center infrastructure, from virtualized servers