White Papers & Briefs
Sizing Up IT Operations Management
VMTurbo is a company founded on the belief that IT operations management needs to be fundamentally changed to allow companies to unlock the full value of virtualized infrastructure and cloud services. This paper describes why organizations managing virtualized infrastructure need to move beyond monitoring, alerting and reporting, and describes an automated control system for today’s virtualized data centers that leverages prescriptive analytics to control the environment in an optimal state.
Accelerating Virtualization Initiatives
In this white paper you’ll learn how Unified Virtualization Management (UVM) technologies will not only assure application performance, but also provide systemic whole-stack and whole-system management solutions well beyond the ad-hoc fragmentation and limitations of current systems.
An Improved Approach to Virtualization Management: Are We Chasing Today’s Problems with Yesterday’s Tools?
This white paper examines the unique requirements of today’s virtual data center and the approach VMTurbo takes to maintain the optimal equilibrium. This game-changing approach begs the question, “why are we chasing today’s problems with yesterday’s tools?” and answers it with a thorough look at VMTurbo’s free market economy model.
Successfully Managing Performance & Capacity in Cloud Environments
This white paper identifies several shortcomings associated with specific analytical approaches and explores the analytical capabilities required to holistically address these challenges.
Utilizing Automation & Control to Improve TCO in Cloud Infrastructures
This white paper explores the key challenges service providers face as they scale out “Cloud Infrastructure as a Service” and how these can be addressed by leveraging next-generation infrastructure operations management solutions that provide the intelligence, automation and orchestration capabilities to automate service delivery processes and deliver greater financial returns.
Applying an Economic Model to IT Management
In this white paper, we describe how VMTurbo’s supply-chain economy uniquely addresses these requirements by combining monitoring (Observe), analytics (Advise), and actions (Automate) to enable proactive, ROI-centric virtualization management.
Successfully Virtualizing Business-Critical Applications
This white paper explores the challenges and best practices for virtualizing mission-critical applications. We examine key issues and identify major practical barriers that organizations face in this task. We conclude with advice for implementing an effective solution in your organization.
Top Purchase Considerations for Virtualization Management
Many organizations have hit the critical “scaling” stage of their virtualization initiatives – moving past simple consolidation initiatives and taking a “virtualization first” stance on IT expansion. Chances are that size, complexity, and dynamic workload demands are creating new challenges for operations staff, making if difficult to keep pace. This paper proposes purchase criteria for virtualization management solutions.
Increasing Virtualization Benefits and Data Center Health
Virtualizing the data center allows for reduced energy costs, utility bills and management overhead; however, it also causes increased complexity. Thankfully, there are new approaches to workload management that can maximize the benefits of virtualization. This FAQ guide presents this new approach and answers key questions.