Flexibility. IT departments can allocate and manage resource pools that span multiple types of infrastructure, including virtual, private, and public cloud resources.
Analysis. IT departments gain visibility into performance, capacity, and workloads through historical and trend analysis of all of the parts of their IT environment.
Agility. IT departments can orchestrate operations, automate manual tasks, and offer self-service provisioning, while adhering to governance policies and appropriate controls.
Control IT departments can discover, monitor, measure, and report on resources that are part of their cloud and virtualization infrastructure.
Investment protection. Red Hat CloudForms seamlessly integrates with existing infrastructure and management systems, allowing IT departments to use the software tools they prefer and preserve their investments in products and training.
Preparation for next-generation cloud deployments. Red Hat CloudForms provides one tool with a single global view to manage existing multiple-vendor virtual infrastructures, OpenStack deployments, and public cloud providers, so it’s easy to adopt new technologies as they become available.