Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
IaaS is fundamentally on-demand computing and storage to host, scale, and manage applications and services on-premise of with a dedicated hoster. By pooling your computing and storage resources you can scale with ease and speed to meet the infrastructure needs of your entire organization or individual departments, globally or locally.
Hyper-V is a hypervisor-based virtualization technology. Hyper-V in Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 enables you to create a virtualized server computing environment.
System Center Virtual Machine Manager provides centralized administration and management of your virtual environment.
System Center Operations Manager 2007 provides end-to-end monitoring for the enterprise IT environment.
System Center Configuration Manager 2007 provides a comprehensive solution for change and configuration management for the Microsoft platform.
Opalis is an automation platform for orchestrating and integrating IT tools to drive down the cost of datacenter operations, while improving the reliability of IT processes.