As technology evolves, the need for qualified IT professionals is increasing in the United States. From 2021 to 2031, overall employment in computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow 14.6%, which is significant compared to the 5.3% average growth for all occupations.
The IT Infrastructure, as we know it today, is quickly moving away from being an “On Premises” model to a Cloud-based model. The benefits of the Cloud are obvious, such as fixed and affordable pricing, scalability, on demand products and services, etc. A critical component of any Cloud platform is that of “Virtualization.”
Server virtualization is a virtualization technique that involves breaking up a physical server into multiple small, virtual servers using a virtualization software. In his post for NetworkWorld called What’s the Future of Server Virtualization, Neil Weinberg describes the benefits of server virtualization and the different types of server virtualization.