The 100% Practical Guide to Making Virtualization Work in Real Enterprise Environments If youare involved in planning, deploying, or managing virtualization, this book brings together all the field-proven, in-the-trenches answers and solutions youall need. Packed with examples and case studies, Practical Virtualization Solutions is a complete, self-paced, hands-on guide to creating a virtualized environment and driving maximum value from it throughout its entire lifecycle. Kenneth Hess and Amy Newman present detailed costs, schedules, and deployment plans drawn from actual enterprise virtualization projects. Youall learn what really works and what doesnat and discover powerful ways to systematically control the costs of virtualization and streamline its management. The authors offer realistic guidance on choosing the best services to virtualize; selecting the right virtualization software, hardware, and vendor partners; troubleshooting and securing virtualized environments; and much more. Along the way, they answer crucial questions IT professionals face in working with virtualization. Coverage includes Quantifying the time, hardware, labor, and downtime needed to implement virtualization Streamlining the transition from physical to virtual Comparing VMware ESXi, VMware Server, Microsoft Hyper-V, Citrix XenServer, and other virtualization technologies Identifying opportunities to reduce cost and improve flexibility with open source virtualization technologies Explaining advanced techniques for simplifying virtual machine management Defining the right role for virtualization in networking and storage Automating virtual infrastructure management tasksVirtual Machine Additions are available only for DOS, OS2, and Windows Operating Systems in Virtual PC. Installing VMwarea#39;s Tools for Windows computers is a simple taskaclick VM, Install VMware Tools. You may be prompted to rebootanbsp;...
|Title||:||Practical Virtualization Solutions|
|Author||:||Kenneth Hess, Amy Newman|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Education - 2009-10-12|