Posted Aug 9, 2007 16:55 UTC (Thu) by vmole
In reply to: Virtualization
Parent article: Quotes of the week
1. The psychological effect of having one application per server.
Don't underestimate or ignore the power of this effect. The ability to ability to deploy a new application and guarantee that it won't disturb the existing ones is extremely important in a production system. And it's not just buggy apps. Library and subsystem version issues are a huge deal in a lot of environments.
And when tracking down problems, having each app in a separate "machine" can make life a lot easier.
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