Tech Term of the Week: Virtualization

By Gotham
Posted in Virtualization
On April 02, 2012

From the Gartner IT Glossary: Virtualization is the abstraction of IT resources in a way that masks the physical nature and boundaries of those resources from resource users. An IT resource can be a server, a client, storage, networks, applications or operating systems. Essentially, any IT building block can potentially be abstracted from resource users.