As IT organizations evolve toward greater virtualization, IT management automation plays a critical role in freeing
IT staff from the constraints of managing the datacenter the old way by automating key IT operations and
processes and reducing time spent on day-to-day operational tasks. A well managed virtualized data center has
streamlined provisioning, efficient capacity management and monitoring, effective compliance, high availability
and trusted disaster recovery. All of which pave the way to the future of the cloud computing infrastructure.