Reduce costs and complexity

Now, it’s more important than ever to reduce your technology costs and complexity, simplify management of your servers, and reduce downtime. Microsoft® developed a set of cost-effective virtualization and management technologies, designed for midsize businesses, to help you consolidate physical servers and increase IT management efficiency while continuing to use your current line-of-business applications. With management of your IT infrastructure streamlined, your staff has more time to be proactive, keeping critical business applications updated and running. Virtualization and management products are optimized for the Windows® operating system and support interoperability, so you can save money using your existing Windows and non-Microsoft investments, and reduce costs and complexity. With more functionality delivered at a lower cost than VMware, reliable Microsoft virtualization technologies helps you prepare for future technology needs, and get even more out of your existing servers.

Microsoft virtualization and management solutions include the following products to help you save money and simplify your IT management:

  • Windows Server® 2008
  • Hyper-V™ Server 2008
  • System Center Essentials 2007
  • System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008

Learn more about how your business can benefit from Microsoft virtualization and management solutions.