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Market Guide for Virtualization of x86 Server Infrastructure

Published: 26 December 2017

ID: G00343666

Analyst(s): Thomas Bittman , Michael Warrilow , Philip Dawson


The market for virtualizing x86 server infrastructure has rapidly matured during the last decade. Infrastructure and operations leaders must explore new approaches to virtualization to gain further advantage in 2018 and beyond.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

Market Direction

Representative Vendors

  • Citrix
  • Huawei
  • Microsoft
  • Nutanix
  • Oracle
  • Red Hat
  • VMware

Market Recommendations

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