"Five Simple Steps to Rationalize and Renovate Your IT Infrastructure"
Renovating IT systems to deliver a more agile environment using commercial off-the-shelf infrastructure.
Infrastructure modernization is a necessary but often costly undertaking in the data center and off-premises. I&O leaders should follow these simple techniques to rationalize and renovate existing IT systems to deliver a more agile environment using commercial off-the-shelf infrastructure.
I&O leaders involved in infrastructure modernization can rationalize or renovate random server proliferation using these strategies:
Develop common management tools and processes to manage infrastructure.
Reduce the number of common locations to centralize and harvest infrastructure.
Renovate hardware, software and processes by consolidating workloads and updating platforms, often through virtualization.
Rationalize the variety of workloads and infrastructure.