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8. Focus on Virtual Machines

Hyperconverged infrastructure options use virtual machines (VMs) as the most basic constructs of the environment. All other resources — storage, backup, replication, load balancing, and so on — support individual VMs. It’s easy to move workloads around to different data centers and between services, such as backup and replication. The administrator always works with the virtual machine as the focus, not the data center and not underlying services, such as storage, asserts.