A Virtual Data Center is a collection of cloud infrastructure resources that have been designed especially for the business needs of an enterprise. These resources are:
• And Memory.
These resources can be made available at any time to businesses or projects since the worry of physical capacity has been eliminated.
1. Less generation of server heat – since fewer servers are used, the heat generated is quite less.
2. Reduced costs – with virtualization, a data center would have less hardware, less maintenance issues, less use of electricity, all of which lead to diminished costs.
3. Reduced carbon footprint –reduced use of hardware means a green thumbs-up.
4. Easier disaster recovery – with virtual machines, you remain safe from disasters in a big way.
Apart from these, there are many other advantages of a virtual data center.
In cloud computing, a virtual data center falls under the category of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS).