Server virtualization introduces much efficiency into the data center but it also introduces challenges as well. Virtualization is both an architectural and fundamental change compared to traditional server environments and affects everything in the data center. The challenges that come with virtualization must be addressed if you want to successfully implement it. If you ignore them, you risk having your virtualization project perceived as a failure and becoming a management nightmare. In this white paper we will cover the top seven management challenges that you must deal with when implementing VMware virtualization.