Scalability is the key to delivering solutions quickly and cost-efficiently. But achieving true scalability in a rapidly changing world can be daunting to even the most technologically savvy person. Optimizing software—limited by the hardware infrastructure on which it runs—can only go so far. Virtualization can help, but managing the environment, including hands-on dependencies, can slow ...production. The challenge to achieving scalability is integrally tied to IT automation, network provisioning, IT cycle times, and complex operations. With those critical pieces in place, a business can achieve nearly seamless performance.