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In the IT industry, I've heard people mention "vtiers" in relation to the production hardware. What is a vtier?

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vtier or vsphere? – peelman Mar 16 '11 at 17:17
vtier [Extra characters so i can post the comment, please fix this stack exchange...] – sepiroth Mar 16 '11 at 17:50
The limit is a feature, not a bug. (You could have posted "@peelman: vtier" to get around it; see the help text.) – grawity Mar 16 '11 at 18:44
up vote 6 down vote accepted

Vtier as I am used to it is simply "virtual tier". Or, in other words, a virtualized layer / level of operation.

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