Gartner Research

In-Depth Assessment of Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V and System Center Virtual Machine Manager

Published: 06 February 2014

ID: G00262300

Analyst(s): Alan Waite, Gunnar Berger

Summary

This in-depth assessment scores Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V and System Center Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) against Gartner's 237-point evaluation criteria for server virtualization infrastructure platforms.

Table Of Contents

Bottom-Line Assessment

  • Product Scorecard and Feature Snapshot
  • Strengths
  • Weaknesses
  • Reasons to Deploy
  • Reasons to Not Deploy

Analysis

  • Required Features for Production
  • Preferred Features for Production
  • Optional Features for Production

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