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Virtualization

The days of virtualization being used only as a tactical tool to drive consolidation and higher system utilization are quickly ending.

The use of virtualization

has matured from simple partitioning and encapsulation to leveraging the mobility of virtual machines to improve management and operations of IT environments. Virtualization 2.0 includes a host of new use cases that range from high availability and disaster recovery to hosted clients and true utility computing.

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Gary Chen
Research Manager, Software-Defined Compute
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Matthew Eastwood
Senior Vice President, Enterprise, Datacenter, Cloud Infrastructure and Developers
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Romain Fouchereau
Manager, Security Appliance Program, European Systems and Infrastructure Solutions
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Satoshi Fukutomi
Group Manager, Enterprise Infrastructure, IDC Japan
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Al Gillen
Group Vice President, Software Development and Open Source
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Mitsuhiro Iriya
Research Manager, Software & Security, IDC Japan
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Giorgio Nebuloni
Research Director European Systems and Infrastructure Solutions
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Hiroshi Shibutani
Senior Market Analyst, PC, Mobile & Client Solution, IDC Japan
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Richard L. Villars
Vice President, Datacenter & Cloud
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