A recent Aberdeen Group survey indicates that only 31% of SAP deployments have been virtualized so far. When SAP users were questioned about the reasons for not moving to a virtualized infrastructure for supporting SAP, four key areas of concern were mentioned:
- Uncertainty as to the ROI (40%)
- Fear of harming performance (40%)
- Security (27%)
- Lack of resources to conduct the transition (27%)
Srinivas Ramanathan is CEO and Founder of eG Innovations.