Microsoft released a new guide: Dynamic Data Center. The design process in free Infrastructure Planning and Design Guide for the Dynamic Data Center allows your organization to strategically plan a DDC infrastructure that’s designed for ease of manageability. Key benefits include: » infrastructure is designed using best practices to reduce administrative burden of managing DDC infrastructure » A single set of requirements is tracked throughout entire design process and then transferred to appropriate supporting IPD guides » Infrastructure design of virtualization hardware & ;management software includes guidance on determining scaling & architectural limits of each component. With this guide, you can design a DDC infrastructure that’ll allow organization to be responsive to changing market conditions by presenting new ways to develop, deliver, deploy, & manage applications and IT infrastructures. Strategically planning your infrastructure can help you avoid problems before they begin, allowing your organization to operate more efficiently, while saving you time and money. Learn more about IPD guides for Virtualization and System Center.