Enterprises that adopt a proactive approach to IT resource capacity planning, using the most advanced methods and tools available, are ensuring that their IT environments are right-sized to enable corporate growth and improve company performance. Companies are finding that there are much better ways today to answer the sleepless CEO’s questions and meet this challenge than there were just a year ago.
If your company doesn’t have a formal capacity planning program for the virtualized environment using the proper analytical tools, you should begin one right now. Or, if the tools you’ve been using for these efforts haven’t delivered results, it’s time to start using one that will provide useful, reliable information. Read on for information that will help you “sell” executives on investing in capacity planning.