At Dell, we've been extolling the virtues of virtualization for small businesses for a long time now. It seems like we're not the only ones who are advocating for small business virtualization. In this article from Network World, CIO Paul Mah outlines 6 reasons why a small business might want to go virtual. To excerpt:

  1. Increase Server Efficiency
  2. Improve Disaster Recovery Efforts
  3. Increase Business Continuity
  4. Aid Software Development
  5. Test Security Updates and Patches
  6. Move to Desktop Virtualization
Those look like some great reasons. Read the full article, Six Reasons Small Businesses Need Virtualization, for the full discussion.