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Learning Veeam® Backup & Replication for VMware vSphere

Learning Veeam® Backup & Replication for VMware vSphere

By: Christian Mohn

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 21-APR-2014

Insert Date: 23-APR-2014

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Learn how to protect your data in your VMware vSphere infrastructure with Veeam® Backup and Replication Explore Veeam Backup and Replication v7 infrastructure and its components Create backup, replication, and restore strategies that protect data, your company's most valuable asset Includes advanced features like off-site replication and tape retention In Detail Veeam Backup and Replication for VMware is a backup and replication solution that provides data protection for virtualized VMware vSphere environments. This powerful and easy-to-use solution helps administrators...

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VMware ESXi Cookbook

VMware ESXi Cookbook

By: Mohammed Raffic Kajamoideen; Aravind Sivaraman

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 28-MAR-2014

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Over 50 recipes to master VMware vSphere administration Understand the concepts of virtualization by deploying vSphere web client to perform vSphere administration Learn important aspects of vSphere including administration, security, performance, and configuring vSphere Management Assistant (VMA) to run commands and scripts without the need to authenticate every attempt VMware ESXi 5.1 Cookbook is a recipe-based guide to the administration of VMware vSphere In Detail VMware ESX and VMware ESXi hypervisors are used for providing the foundation for building and managing a...

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VMware Horizon Suite: Building End User Services

VMware Horizon Suite: Building End User Services

By: Paul O’Doherty; Stephane Asselin

Publisher: VMware Press

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 25-MAR-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. This is today's only single-source guide to planning, configuring, and implementing VMware Horizon View and seamlessly integrating it into VMware Horizon Suite. Its deep, up-to-date technical content addresses everything you need to consider, from end-user experience changes to support considerations, helping you create a comprehensive solution for providing whatever services your end-users need. Based on the authors' real-world experience deploying virtual desktop technology in many fast-paced, demanding environments, this edition has...

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VMware Horizon Workspace Essentials

VMware Horizon Workspace Essentials

By: Peter von Oven; Peter Björk; Joel Lindberg

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 20-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 21-MAR-2014

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Use the workspace aggregator to get a unified Workspace that will help you do your job and deliver it to the device of your choice Design, install, and configure a Horizon Workspace infrastructure Deliver a user's workspace to mobile devices such as Android and iOS Easy to follow, step-by-step guide on how to deploy and work with Horizon Workspace In Detail The Horizon suite is VMWare's end user solution suite. VMware Horizon Workspace allows administrators to virtualize operations systems, applications, and user data, and also delivers modern desktops to end users....

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Virtualizing SQL Server with VMware: Doing IT Right

Virtualizing SQL Server with VMware: Doing IT Right

By: Michael Corey; Jeff Szastak; Michael Webster

Publisher: VMware Press

Publication Date: 25-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 07-MAR-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. For enterprises seeking to drive maximum value out of their IT infrastructures, the next frontier in virtualization is mission-critical applications — especially databases. 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, tips, and insights you’ll need. Drawing on their unsurpassed personal experience, pioneering experts Michael Corey and Jeff Szastak share comprehensive best practices, tips, and insights for...

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Instant Getting Started with VMware Fusion

Instant Getting Started with VMware Fusion

By: Michael Roy

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 26-FEB-2014

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Learn everything you need to know to get started with VMware Fusion Understand how to keep your Virtual Machine secure See what’s new in VMware Fusion 6 from previous versions Get a quick, concise, and easy introduction to VMWare Fusion In Detail Running Windows on your Mac can seem complicated, but this book will make things easy by showing you how to get the most out of VMware Fusion. Having a virtual copy of Windows on your Mac can let you make a secure backup of your files and run Windows applications, which makes your computer more versatile This book will show...

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VMware vSphere Resource Management Essentials

VMware vSphere Resource Management Essentials

By: Jonathan Frappier

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 19-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 21-FEB-2014

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Optimum solutions to help you manage your VMWare vSphere resources effectively Understand the requirements to build a strong virtual foundation and the features that can support your VMware environment Monitor and automate the tools available to make your VMware vSphere environment more efficient Packed with practical methods and techniques that will enhance your resource management in VMware In Detail vSphere is the flagship suit of Server virtualization, cloud deployment, and management. VMware vSphere comes with features that help you prepare a robust foundation to...

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Learning PowerCLI

Learning PowerCLI

By: Robert van den Nieuwendijk

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 14-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 21-FEB-2014

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A practical guide to get you started with automating VMware vSphere via PowerCLI Automate your VMware vSphere environment including hosts, clusters, storage, and vCenter Server virtual machines and networks Create good-looking, clean reports in no time, increasing your efficiency Get to grips with PowerCLI to automate routine tasks using practical examples In Detail VMware vSphere PowerCLI is a powerful command-line tool to automate all aspects of a VMware vSphere environment. PowerCLI is built on top of the popular Windows PowerShell, with which you can automate server...

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Essential Virtual SAN (VSAN): Administrator’s Guide to VMware VSAN

Essential Virtual SAN (VSAN): Administrator’s Guide to VMware VSAN

By: Cormac Hogan; Duncan Epping

Publisher: VMware Press

Publication Date: 19-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 15-FEB-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. VMware's breakthrough Software-Defined Datacenter (SDDC) initiative will enable the virtualization of the entire data center: compute, storage, networks, and associated services. Central to SDDC is the new VMware Virtual SAN (VSAN) storage product released with vSphere 5.5. In just two months after VSAN's announcement, 10,000+ VMware customers signed up to beta test it, and every VMworld preview session has been filled to the rafters. The leaders of those wildly popular VMworld previews, Cormac Hogan and Duncan Epping, have now written...

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VCA-DCV Official Cert Guide: VMware Certified Associate - Data Center Virtualization

VCA-DCV Official Cert Guide: VMware Certified Associate - Data Center Virtualization

By: Matthew Vandenbeld; Jonathan McDonald

Publisher: VMware Press

Publication Date: 09-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 14-FEB-2014

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This official study guide will help you master the topics found on the VCA-DCV certification, VMware's newest data center certification. At VMworld 2013, VMware announced three new certifications as part of a new tier of certifications called VMware Certified Associate (VCA). These new VCA certifications are designed to introduce a beginner to VMware virtualization knowledge and help them gain a basic understanding of virtualization technology.  This new tier is a first step on a path to a virtualization IT career. Currently, there are three VCA certification paths available, all aligning...

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VMware vSphere 5.x Datacenter Design Cookbook

VMware vSphere 5.x Datacenter Design Cookbook

By: Hersey Cartwright

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 29-JAN-2014

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Over 70 recipes to design a virtual datacenter for performance, availability, manageability, and recoverability with VMware vSphere 5.x Innovative recipes, offering numerous practical solutions when designing virtualized datacenters Identify the design factors—requirements, assumptions, constraints, and risks—by conducting stakeholder interviews and performing technical assessments Increase and guarantee performance, availability, and workload efficiency with practical steps and design considerations In Detail VMware vSphere 5.x provides a robust and resilient platform...

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VMware Horizon View 5.3 Design Patterns and Best Practices

VMware Horizon View 5.3 Design Patterns and Best Practices

By: Jason Ventresco

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 23-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 24-DEC-2013

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Explore the techniques to build a reliable and high performing View infrastructure Identify the reasons why you are deploying Horizon View, a critical step to identifying your metrics for success Determine your Horizon View desktop resource requirements, and use that to size your infrastructure Recognize key design considerations that should influence your Horizon View infrastructure Learn how third party add-on solutions can complement and enhance your Horizon View deployment In Detail VMware Horizon View is easy to install and configure, but building an adequate...

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Mastering VMware vSphere 5.5

Mastering VMware vSphere 5.5

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 04-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 24-DEC-2013

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The 2013 edition of the bestselling vSphere book on the market Virtualization remains the hottest trend in the IT world, and VMware vSphere is the industry's most widely deployed virtualization solution. The demand for IT professionals skilled in virtualization and cloud-related technologies is great and expected to keep growing. This comprehensive Sybex guide covers all the features and capabilities of VMware vSphere, showing administrators step by step how to install, configure, operate, manage, and secure it. This perfect blend of hands-on instruction, conceptual explanation, and...

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VMware Horizon Mirage Essentials

VMware Horizon Mirage Essentials

By: Peter von Oven

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 20-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 22-DEC-2013

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Manage your entire desktop environment with a single management tool, VMware Horizon Mirage Deliver a centralized Windows image management solution for physical, virtual, and BYOD Migrate seamlessly to new versions of operating systems with minimal user downtime Easy-to-follow, step-by-step guide on how to deploy and work with the technology In Detail Managing desktop software builds has always been a time consuming task. Having to build and maintain multiple different images for the various use cases and hardware platforms in an organization is a complex full-time job...

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VMware vCloud Director Cookbook

VMware vCloud Director Cookbook

By: Daniel Langenhan

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 26-OCT-2013

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Over 80 recipes to help you master VMware vCloud Director Learn how to work with the vCloud API Covers the recently launched VMware vCloud Suite 5.5 Step-by-step instructions to simplify infrastructure provisioning Real-life implementation of tested recipes, packed with illustrations and programming examples In Detail VMware vCloud Director is an enterprise software solution that enables the building of secure, private clouds by pooling together infrastructure resources into virtual data centers. The tool enables self-service via a web interface to reduce the...

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VCAP5-DCA Official Cert Guide: VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5- Data Center Administration

VCAP5-DCA Official Cert Guide: VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5- Data Center Administration

By: Steve Baca; John B. Davis

Publisher: VMware Press

Publication Date: 20-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 05-OCT-2013

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. Ace your VMware VCAP-DCA exam, prove your knowledge of VMware virtual datacenter technologies, and differentiate yourself in one of the highest-value, fastest-growing areas of IT: virtualized data center administration. The Official VCAP-DCA Cert Guide is the only VMware authorized and approved guide to the new VCAP-DCA certification exam for VMware professionals. Virtualization consultant and VMware Certified Instructor Steven Baca thoroughly addresses VCAP-DCA Blueprint Version 1.1, covering all aspects of deploying and managing modern...

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Instant VMware Player for Virtualization

Instant VMware Player for Virtualization

By: Kevin L. Sapp

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 01-OCT-2013

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A simple approach towards learning virtualization to play with virtual machines Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results Discover the latest features of VMware Player 5.0 Evaluate new technology without paying for additional hardware costs Test your applications in an isolated environment In Detail Virtual technology has been around for years, but only recently has it really taken off with the introduction of products such as VMware’s Player, Oracle’s Virtual box, and Microsoft’s Hyper-V. Each of these companies...

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Networking for VMware Administrators

Networking for VMware Administrators

By: Christopher Wahl; Steven Pantol

Publisher: VMware Press

Publication Date: 21-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 21-SEP-2013

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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, Christopher Wahl and Steve Pantol illuminate the core concepts of modern networking, and show how to apply them in designing, configuring, and troubleshooting any virtualized...

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IBM System Storage N series with VMware vSphere 5

IBM System Storage N series with VMware vSphere 5

By: Roland Tretau; Salahaldean Alamayri; Christian Prediger Appel; Joao Marcelo Barros de Almeida; Andre Luis Giglioli; William Luiz de Souza

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 28-FEB-2013

Insert Date: 13-SEP-2013

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication provides a basic introduction to the IBM System Storage® N series, virtualization, and VMware 5.x. It explains how to use the N series with VMware vSphere 5 environments and the benefits of doing so. Examples are given on how to install and set up VMware ESXi server with the N series. The IBM System Storage N series used as a storage foundation offers unified storage solutions that provide industry-leading technologies in the areas of storage efficiencies, instantaneous virtual machine and datastore cloning for virtual servers and virtual desktops, and...

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VMware Private Cloud Computing with vCloud Director

VMware Private Cloud Computing with vCloud Director

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2013

Insert Date: 17-AUG-2013

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It's All About Delivering Service with vCloud Director Empowered by virtualization, companies are not just moving into the cloud, they're moving into private clouds for greater security, flexibility, and cost savings. However, this move involves more than just infrastructure. It also represents a different business model and a new way to provide services. In this detailed book, VMware vExpert Simon Gallagher makes sense of private cloud computing for IT administrators. From basic cloud theory and strategies for adoption to practical implementation, he covers all the issues. You'll learn...