The canadian CiRBA, recently entered in the virtualization market, just released version 4.0 of its Data Center Intelligence (DCI), covering an almost empty market segment: large-scale capacity planning for server consolidation.
New features of this release includes:
- Interactive Server Consolidation and Virtualization Analysis
Capability to perform what-if analysis to compare different server consolidation scenarios.
- Enhanced VM Reporting Capabilities
A new VMware Configuration report provides detailed configuration on a VMware ESX host server and its guest VMs.
- New licensing options
Departmental edition targets organizations that want to analyze for virtualization specifically and want to examine workload personalities only. The Enterprise edition suits those who want to analyze heterogeneous data centers and use multiple consolidation strategies considering configuration, workload and business constraints
CiRBA DCI 4.0 is available immediately, licensed on a monthly basis with pricing based on the number of server operating systems being audited and term of commitment.
The virtualization.info Virtualization Industry Roadmap has been updated accordingly.
CiRBA has been included in the virtualization.info Virtualization Industry Radar.