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SAP Promotes Virtualization Technologies for Their Production Environment

Learn why SAP promotes virtualization to drive operational efficiencies, faster time-to-market, and quicker provisioning to support it's own internal ITaaS requirements.
Recorded Apr 12 2012 4 mins
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Dr. Wolfgang Krips - SVP, Global Infrastructure Services for SAP
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