Gartner says 2004 will be the Virtualization Year

Gartner reports:

“Server virtualization technologies will bring mainframelike workload consolidation and flexibility to reduced instruction set computer and Intel servers through 2008. In addition, re-provisioning technologies will expand the boundaries of RISC- and Intel-based workloads, enabling them to be dynamically “right-sized” to larger or smaller servers when needed. The changes and offerings will be incremental, but they will build to result in significant cost and labor savings throughout the period should become an ongoing effort and a part of the server strategy for every enterprise.”

Here full prevision:

I need to say no better news to end this 2003 blog archive 🙂