Consolidate and virtualize

Systems Services


Reign in infrastructure sprawl to save costs and improve efficiency


As your data center grows, increased complexity can lead to a host of issues: infrastructure sprawl, high maintenance costs and lack of flexibility—just to name a few.

Consolidating and virtualizing your infrastructure is one of the first steps for creating a more optimized, cloud-ready data center. To get started, it is important to evaluate and rationalize your IT services and corresponding workloads. Then, you can approach the underlying infrastructure to consolidate and virtualize systems. An optimized data center helps you save on energy, costs, space and labor while improving asset utilization. IBM provides a range of services that can help.




Consolidate systems

Improve asset utilization and reduce infrastructure sprawl



Virtualize assets

Reduce energy demands, expand capacity and build the foundation for cloud computing—and ultimately social, mobile and analytics



Help save costs

Reduce inefficiencies in your data center to help save on energy, costs, space and labor



 

Understand the options

Business value of managed services

Average annual benefit $12M

An IDC study shows how companies using IBM Managed Services gained significant benefits.

 

Pervasive technology trends shaping the business and the implications for your data center

Pervasive technology trends shaping the business and the implications for your data center. IBM

Learn how predictive analytics help design data center strategies that capitalize on emerging technologies.

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