VM sprawl

VM sprawl

(Virtual Machine sprawl) See virtualization sprawl.
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CommVault (NASDAQ: CVLT) said it has achieved the industry's first virtual machine intelligent archiving capability to help enterprises and service providers eliminate VM sprawl and regain control of virtual infrastructure resources.
CommVault has announced its first virtual machine (VM) intelligent archiving capability, designed to help enterprises and service providers eliminate VM sprawl and regain control of virtual infrastructure resources.
CommVault today announced the industry's first virtual machine (VM) intelligent archiving capability to help enterprises and service providers eliminate VM sprawl and regain control of virtual infrastructure resources.
I So eliminating VM sprawl not only minimizes hardware costs but significant operational costs as well.
Overcome challenges such as VM Sprawl (uncontrolled VM deployments) and VM Stall (the inability to move beyond initial virtualisation of 20-30 percent of servers);
Also, because it is far easier to spin up new SVAs for a particular security segment than to reconfigure the many thousands of SVAs already in place, this methodology can quickly lead to VM sprawl.
Organisations can utilise Sourcefire's virtual appliances to: monitor traffic between two or more virtual machines (VMs); monitor traffic between physical hosts and VMs; monitor traffic between multiple physical hosts; and help contain the growing problem of VM Sprawl.
This critical network intelligence addresses multiple challenges, including gaining virtual network topological and location awareness, securing virtual networks, demonstrating compliance, controlling VM sprawl and tracking virtual machines when they are moved via VMware VMotion, to protect the cost-savings associated with server virtualization.
Protect virtual machines from vulnerabilities introduced through VM sprawl
ServiceNow includes end-to-end lifecycle automation for managing VMware virtual machines (VMs) to curb VM sprawl and minimize the time required to provision a VM from weeks to minutes.
Helps Prevent VM Sprawl, Adds Ability to Manage VMs and Reduces Provisioning Process from Weeks to Minutes
Using UForge on top of Nimbula Director, customers can build and maintain their images for easy provisioning of approved application stacks, delivering software governance while keeping VM sprawl under control.