Network Virtualization

VMware Network Virtualization (VMware Press) 1st Edition

Network and data center virtualization offer today’s IT organizations immense opportunities to reduce costs, improve agility, and drive business value. But the field is evolving at a breakneck pace: many decision-makers and implementers are struggling to understand and choose among the options now available to them. This book will cover both the “how” and the…

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SQL

Virtualizing SQL Server with VMware: Doing IT Right

The start-to-finish guide to virtualizing business-critical SQL Server databases on VMware vSphere 5   By virtualizing business-critical databases, enterprises can drive far more value from existing IT infrastructure. But squeezing maximum performance out of a virtualized database instance is an art as much as a science. This indispensable start-to-finish guide brings together all the techniques,…

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Orchestrator

Automating vSphere with VMware vCenter Orchestrator

Unleash the Power of vCenter Orchestrator to Automate Tasks and Improve Efficiency   Today, VMware administrators are responsible for far more infrastructure, servers, and services than ever before. To succeed, they must take full advantage of opportunities to automate and orchestrate their vSphere environments. In Automating vSphere with VMware vCenter Orchestrator, three-time vExpert Cody Bunch…

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SRM

Administering VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.0

The Complete, Hands-On Guide to Installing and Configuring VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.0   Administering VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.0 is the complete, technical, hands-on guide to VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.0 installation and configuration for experienced VMware professionals.   VMware forum moderator and vExpert Mike Laverick fully explains SRM 5.0’s failover/failback procedures, walks…

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Horizon

VMware Horizon Suite: Building End-User Services

The authoritative guide to delivering end-user services with VMwarE  View and VMware Horizon Suite   Today, IT professionals must manage stateless, mobile, streamed work spaces delivered across devices ranging from traditional PCs to tablets and smartphones. Using VMware View and VMware Horizon Suite, they can do so–providing flexible end-user services that support any business requirement…

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VSAN

Essential Virtual SAN (VSAN)

Understand and implement VMware Virtual SAN: the heart of tomorrow’s Software-Defined Datacenter (SDDC) VMware’s breakthrough Software-Defined Datacenter (SDDC) initiative can help you virtualize your entire datacenter: compute, storage, networks, and associated services. Central to SDDC is VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN): a fully distributed storage architecture seamlessly integrated into the hypervisor and capable of scaling to…

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Network

Networking for VMware Administrators

The one-stop guide to modern networking for every VMware administrator, engineer, and architect: Now that virtualization has blurred the lines between networking and servers, many VMware specialists need a stronger understanding of networks than they may have gained in earlier IT roles. Networking for VMware Administrators fills this crucial knowledge gap. Writing for VMware professionals,…

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vSphere storage

Storage Implementation in vSphere 5.0 by Mostafa Khalil

Effective VMware virtualization storage planning and management has become crucial–but it can be extremely complex. Now, the leading VMware expert on storage completely demystifies the “black box” of vSphere storage and provides illustrated, step-by-step procedures for performing every key task associated with it. You’ll gain the deep understanding you need to make better storage decisions,…

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