Indian banking major HDFC Bank has a network of 2,150 branches across 1,141 Indian towns and cities. With such a scale, availability and response time are two very important elements that keep HDFC Bank’s business running. Server consolidation and virtualization has helped HDFC build a scalable infrastructure to meet the fluctuating requirements and enable 24 X 7 business availability. This is the story of how HDFC Bank’s branch-level banking received a boost with server consolidation. The outstanding rollout also won HDFC Bank the Best of vForum 2011 award for Outstanding Business Value.