Arlington, VA. USA, Aug. 1, 2009 - Betis Group is catching a ride on the green wave and starting up a new virtualization practice as part of our corporate strategy. The wave has been building for the past several years and recent legislation as well as the challenges being faced in the economy, are forcing organizations to look for ways to cut costs while saving the environment. Virtualization is just the solution to meet these cost saving needs while saving the environment at the same time.
Brandon Sweeney, Vice President of the Americas Partner organization of VMWare predicts that, “many companies are aggressively planning to adopt virtualization in 2009.“ 34% of servers will to be virtualized within next 12 months, double the15% virtualized today 45% of companies are expected to virtualize over 30% of their servers, up from 7% today We will begin by focusing on Server Consolidation and Desktop Virtualization.
We are currently engaged with the FAA to consolidate the NexGen program from 12 sites down to four and reduce the physical count of servers through virtualization on VMWare Infrastructure. We are also in discussions with the Air Force to establish a desktop virtualization pilot utilizing Citrix Xen Desktop.