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Time to Revisit the Case for Server Rationalization

Published: 27 May 2011

ID: G00211693

Analyst(s): George J. Weiss , Andrew Butler


The gradual, but almost certainly unstoppable, market shift toward x86 impels IT managers to revisit the case for defining, maintaining and regulating architectural standards for rationalizing server and server OS deployments across multiple architectures.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

What You Need to Know


  • Categorizing and Maintaining the Legacy Portfolio
  • Defining the Standards for New Project Investment
  • Conclusion

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