Complete Coverage of Xen, Including Version 3.2 Virtualization with Xen is the first book to demonstrate to readers how to install, administer, and maintain a virtual infrastructure based on XenSourceas latest release, Xen 3.2. It discusses best practices for setting up a Xen environment correctly the first time, maximizing the utilization of server assets while taking advantage of the fastest and most secure enterprise-grade paravirtualization architecture. It covers both basic and advanced topics, such as planning and installation, physical-to-virtual migrations, virtual machine provisioning, resource management, and monitoring and troubleshooting guests and Xen hosts. * Explore Xenas Virtualization Model Find a complete overview of the architecture model as well of all products: Xen 3.0 , Xen Express, XenServer, and Xen Enterprise. * Deploy Xen Understand the system requirements, learn installation methods, and see how to install Xen on a free Linux distribution. * Master the Administrator Console Learn how to use the command-line tools and the remote Java-based consoler that manages the configuration and operations of XenServer hosts and VMs. * Manage Xen with Third-Party Tools Use products like openQRM, Enomalism, and Project ConVirt to manage the VMM. * Deploy a Virtual Machine in Xen Learn about workload planning and installing modified guests, unmodified guests, and Windows guests. * Explore Advanced Xen Concepts Build a Xen Cluster, complete a XenVM migration, and discover XenVM backup and recovery solutions. * See the Future of Virtualization See the unofficial Xen road map and what virtual infrastructure holds for tomorrowas data center. * See Other Virtualization Technologies and How They Compare with Xen Take a look at the different types of server virtualization, other virtual machine software available, and how they compare with Xen. *Complete with a demonstration version of Xen 3.2 on CD-ROM *Xen has the lead in the open-source community; now distributed as a standard kernel package for Novellas SLES 10 and Red Hatas RHEL 5 and Fedora Core 6 Linux distributions *Covers installation, administration, management, monitoring, and deployment planning and strategiesFigure 3.4 Configure Your Network Card VHC: Fodorl Core 6 Installation on host 1011.11.99 f fedoro HIMM [till -lflilfliitfl ... rr ~ i I [35, -reuq Note-sj Figure 3.5 Choose a Minimal Installation vrrc: Fedora Core 6 installation on host 10.0.1135 fl fedoro The ... I Office and Productivity Cl Software Development CI Web server Please select any additional IIEPOSIIOIIPS that ... 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. After this. a#39;Ibo can further cclstomlze the software selection now. or after install via the soflwamanbsp;...
|Title||:||Virtualization with Xen(tm): Including XenEnterprise, XenServer, and XenExpress|
|Author||:||David E. Williams|
|Publisher||:||Syngress - 2007-07-03|