verb (used with object), virtualized, virtualizing. Digital Technology.
to create a virtual version of (a computer, operating system
, data storage device, etc.), which
is not itself an independent
device but both works and appears to the user as a single, physical entity: A virtualized computer server can boost processing power and reduce costs.
to store, access, or carry out online or by means of a computer; computerize or digitize: Virtualizing tax forms has made the IRS a more efficient organization.