Real-Time Survey Conducted At VMworld Reveals Security Is A Primary Business Objective
Survey Respondents Overwhelmingly Concur That They Are Moving Forward With Virtualization, but Security Concerns Run High
- 40% of respondents cite time to deployment and cost as leading considerations in the virtualization of their critical workloads.
- 86% of companies consolidate mixed workloads (e.g. Web, App, DB) and notice amplified security risks, as a result.
- 63% of respondents state that their virtual infrastructure administrators or network operations staff, not security, is responsible for security.
- 34% rank unified management for physical and virtual network security as the most important security concern in their virtual and cloud infrastructure.