Through virtualization you can enable the Cloud Computing if you are offering 100% virtualization infrastructure with:
- On demand services
- Broad network access
- Resource pooling
- Rapid elasticity
- Pay-per-use model
- Maximize resources:
Virtualization saves a lot of hardware resources and you can get more value from a single server. Maximum time with traditional way of computing most of the servers are under-utilised but with virtualization allows to use the 100% power of them.
- Multiple systems:
Virtualization enables you to create different VMs to run multiple types of applications and multiple operating systems for those applications on the same physical hardware.
- IT budget integration:
With virtualization administration and maintenance of resources is easy for your infrastructure and saves a lot for IT operations.
Whereas, those companies should adopt cloud, which work on operational expenditure model and have less IT staff and very few security concerns should. Cloud basically leverage you with:
- Outsourced IT:
The daily IT administration tasks, care or maintenance, and support system move away from the company to service provider. This will free up your internal IT resources and advances your business quickly.
- Quick Setup:
A startup that adopts cloud from start their work become easy as cloud services is quick and easy. Servers, appliances and application licenses go away when you such kind of service. Even though no need to take care of updates to do the compatibility. Every issue is now on the head of service provider.
All the SaaS (Software as a Service) based application available today with this model of paying of what you actually use. You can customize the services and pay the service provider of what and how much quantity you are using, no extra cost.
By using cloud you have the facility to use it from anywhere and it off loads a whole big amount of IT capacity to the service provider. This increases the scalability of your working environment.