Virtualization basics: Choosing between the strengths of Hyper-V and VMWare
For many companies and solution architects, the argument for virtualization in a Dynamics environment is a solid one. As this series has covered for Dynamics AX and for Dynamics CRM, add virtual machines (aka instances) to a computing environment without adding physical boxes has become an invaluable tool and part of standard operating procedure in many organizations.
For at least some IT goals - such as increasing a system's robustness and enabling it to handle big influxes of connections and system usage - the need for a hypervisor isn't really the question. The question is which one.