Term Paper: Virtualization Due Week 10 and worth 210 points
This assignment contains two (2) sections: Written Report and PowerPoint Presentation. You must submit both sections as separate files for the completion of this assignment. Label each file name according to the section of the assignment it is written for. Additionally you may create and / or assume all necessary assumptions needed for the completion of this assignment. According to a TechRepublic survey performed in 2013 (located at http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/data-center/research-desktop-virtualization-growing-in-popularity/#) desktop virtualization is growing in popularity. Use the Internet and Library to research this technique. Research the top three (3) selling brands of virtualization software.
Imagine that the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of your organization or of an organization in which you are familiar has tasked you with researching the potential for using virtualization in the organization. You must write a report that the CTO and many others within the organization will read. You must also summarize the paper and share your key ideas via a PowerPoint presentation with the CTO and steering committee of the organization. This paper and presentation should enlighten the organization as to whether or not virtualization is a worthwhile investment that could yield eventual savings to the organization.
Section 1: Written Report
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
Section 2: PowerPoint Presentation
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are: