A virtual infrastructure solution offers the benefits of a bespoke managed infrastructure, as well as the benefits of virtualisation, providing a unique solution to your infrastructure requirements in an easily managed package. That’s where you need to be careful though, it’s vital that you understand your IT requirements and allocated budget in order to assess whether a virtual infrastructure is a smart option for your business.
Cost saving and security
The concept of a virtual infrastructure is a relatively new concept which has rapidly gained popularity over recent years for the many benefits that they offer businesses. This is mainly due to the fact that a virtual infrastructure environment allows a vastly improved level of flexibility for workers at a reduced cost.
Naturally, anywhere a business can reduce expenditure whilst increasing efficiency should be considered as a valuable addition to your business model, helping to reduce expenditure to improve profitability.
One of the most valuable benefits of a virtual infrastructure is the flexibility that it brings. This is of great value in business as it allows staff to access their necessary infrastructure from anywhere that they have internet access. This, in turn, empowers employees to be able to work remotely, opening up a whole new range of opportunities for the business and allowing high ranking staff to work on the go, as they are able to complete tasks and communicate effectively whilst travelling to and from appointments and meetings.
As a business, your storage requirements are likely to rise and fall as projects build up and your business expands and grows naturally. Adopting a virtual infrastructure allows you to easily scale your storage to meet your needs, ensuring that you are not paying for storage that you are not utilising and preventing the large costs associated with undergoing a traditional storage upgrade with a physical, in-house storage solution.
Opting to use a virtual infrastructure solution from a third-party provider also allows you to gain access to their specialist expertise and take advantage of their support options for advise on methods for optimising your storage and troubleshooting in the event of downtime, which can be easily and quickly amended with a specialist virtual infrastructure package.
Our enterprise-grade managed infrastructure solutions are specially designed to improve service levels, lower costs and simplify IT operations within your business, and come with a range of remote monitoring and performance solutions, supported by a team of data experts. Find out more by visiting our website here or by speaking to a member of our friendly support team on 0203 666 5222.