With the current pandemic going on and shelter in place orders given by the government, it has been tough for businesses to survive. But, in spite of this, there are many companies who are still able to continue their work, all thanks to virtualization. The possibility of work from home has helped many of the Silicon Valley companies survive in this pandemic. In today’s digital age, virtualization has become a very important part of our lives.

What is Virtualization?

As the name suggests, virtualization is basically creating a virtual version of applications, storage, servers, networks, etc. It is a useful technology that enables usage of a physical machine’s capacity for n number of users. Virtualization software plays a significant role in a business.

Significance of Virtualization :

  • Business Continuity
  • Productive
  • Cost-Effective
  • Lowers the downtime
  • Flexible and Scalable
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Efficient

Types of Virtualization

  1. Desktop Virtualization: This type of virtualization gives access to desktop remotely from anywhere.
  2. Application Virtualization: This type of virtualization allows users to access the application even on the computer where the application is not installed.
  3. Server Virtualization: Virtual instances of servers can be created in Server Virtualization. This way, each instance can run independently.
  4. Storage Virtualization: In storage virtualization, a logical space gets created which is independent of location and thus makes it easy for storage management.
  5. Network Visualization: In network virtualization, the virtual network is created in which both hardware and software networks are combined.

After having looked at the importance and types of virtualization, let us know your thoughts on Virtualization.

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