These are the major business and technology issues that directly impact today's enterprise data centers: Cloud delivery, virtualization, volatile business application demands, sustainability, ROI and cost cutting, compliance and risk, and acquisitions and mergers. At HP, we're heavily involved in all facets of the data center, from planning and construction to operation and performance. In fact, we've found several key data center challenges that surface again and again. In this white paper, we'll look at some of these challenges and how data center managers can conquer them. And we'll present special insights from people who have solved these very problems.