ArcGIS® Server and Virtualization

| May 2, 2018

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Virtualization is becoming a standard IT practice. It is becoming increasingly popular among ArcGIS® customers as well. Virtualization solutions are being broadly used in test, development, and production environments, providing tremendous benefits to ArcGIS Server deployments. Esri uses virtualization technologies for the development, quality assurance, and certification processes of ArcGIS Server.

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