VMware VSphere 4 Administration Instant Reference

VMware VSphere 4 Administration Instant Reference

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The only quick reference guide to the number one virtualization product! Get all your solutions about VMware's newest virtualization infrastructure software on the spot with this handy reference guide. Designed for quick access with special headings, thumb tabs, easy-to-read lists, and more, this book is the perfect companion to any comprehensive VMware guide, such as Mastering VMware vSphere 4 . Covers the market-leading virtualization product, VMware's new vSphere 4 Offers a quick-access reference for your day-to-day administration of vSphere 4 Includes thumb tabs, secondary and tertiary tables of contents, and special heading treatments to provide quick and easy lookup, as well as quick-reference tables, lists, and step-by-step instruction to provide VMware administrators answers on the spot Keep this helpful, handy guide within easy reach.show more

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  • Paperback | 432 pages
  • 154 x 230 x 24mm | 399.16g
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • John Wiley & Sons Ltd
  • Chichester, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0470520728
  • 9780470520727
  • 446,628

About Matthew K. Johnson

Scott Lowe , VMware vExpert, has worked in IT for more than 15 years and currently works with a national VAR/reseller as a technical lead specializing in virtualization. He is also the author of Mastering VMware vSphere 4. Jason W. McCarty , VMware vExpert and VCP, has worked in IT for more than 15 years and currently works as a systems engineer/IT architect specializing in virtualization, Windows systems, Active Directory, and SQL Server. Matthew K. Johnson , VCP, is a systems analyst responsible for the VMware infrastructure for a major health care provider. He moderates VMware forums and a weekly VMware podcast.show more

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All your VMware vSphere 4 questions answered--on the spot!If you need quick answers and real-world solutions as you administer VMwarevSphere 4, keep this indispensable guide on hand. Designed for busy IT professionals, it's the perfect go-to resource. You'll find easy-to-read lists, quick-reference tables, helpful thumb tabs, and much more in a handy, compact format that puts what you need at your fingertips, fast.Topics include: Understanding new as well as legacy featuresInstalling and configuring ESX, ESXi, and vCenter ServerCreating and managing virtual networksHandling licensing, storage, high availability, and business continuityManaging virtual machines, including security and performanceUpgrading from VI3 to vSphere 4Mastering the command lineshow more

Table of contents

Introduction. Part I: Building a VMware vSphere Environment. Chapter 1: Introduction to vSphere. Chapter 2: Installing and Configuring ESX and ESXi. Chapter 3: Installing and Configuring vCenter Server. Chapter 4: Understanding Licensing. Chapter 5: Upgrading from VI3 to vSphere. Part II: Configuring Your vSphere Environment. Chapter 6: Creating and Managing Virtual Networking. Chapter 7: Configuring and Managing Storage. Chapter 8: High Availability and Business Continuity. Chapter 9: Managing Virtual Machines. Chapter 10: Importing and Exporting Virtual Machines. Chapter 11: Configuring Security. Chapter 12: Managing Resources and Performance. Appendix: Fundamentals of the Command-Line Interface. Index.show more

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