"If there's anything positive that can be said about the current
IT climate, it's that IT professionals sure have learned to do more
with less. It seems that no one has any budget for new equipment
and even the old machines of dearly departed (read: laid-off)
employees seem to have been sold off long ago to recoup some tiny
fraction of their original value, just to make ends meet.
"So if you're still in the game, need to test lots of software
configurations for your products and services, and aren't allowed
to buy or lease any new hardware, what do you do? Clearly,
repeatedly building and wiping out a machine or two for software
testing is tedious and time-consuming. In this Linux in the
Enterprise article, we'll examine some software solutions that will
help you 'create' enough machines to test against without spending
anything more than a little time and some disk space..."
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