Critical Tier 1 applications need two essential attributes to survive: agility and resilience. These qualities allow you to easily scale-up or scale-down, adapt to changing business conditions, and keep these critical applications online even when component failures occur.

Virtualization enables both these attributes, but the process for achieving them in your own environment isn’t always an easy one. Addressing topics ranging from application mobility and disaster recovery to security, these ten handy tips will help see you through the course of virtualizing your most important business applications.