Edward L. Haletkyas Complete, Solutions-Focused Guide to Running ESX Server 3.5, vSphere, and VMware 4.x Extensively updated and revised, this is the definitive real-world guide to planning, deploying, and managing VMware ESX Server 3.5, VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi), or VMware vSphere 4.x cloud computing in mission-critical environments. Drawing on his extensive experience consulting on enterprise VMware implementations, renowned expert Edward L. Haletky offers a asoup-to-nutsa collection of field-tested best practices and solutions. He illuminates the real benefits, issues, tradeoffs, and pitfalls associated with VMwareas newest platforms, using real-world examples that draw upon both VMware and third-party products. This edition features detailed coverage of new vSphere features such as Storage IO Control, Network IO Control, Load-Based Teaming, Distributed Virtual Switches, ESXi, hardware and processors, and a significantly expanded discussion of auditing and monitoring. Haletky offers new or enhanced coverage of VM Hardware, virtual networking, VMsafe, and more. All new coverage is thoroughly integrated into Haletkyas insightful discussion of the entire lifecycle: planning, installation, templates, monitoring, tuning, clustering, security, disaster recovery, and more. Haletky consistently presents the most efficient procedures, whether they use graphical tools or the command line. Youall learn how to: ac Assess VMware datacenter and infrastructure hardware requirements ac Understand technical, licensing, and management differences between ESX/ESXi 3.5 and 4.x ac Plan installation for your environment and identify potential agotchasa ac Select, configure, utilize, and support storage cost-effectively ac Manage key operational issues associated with virtual infrastructure ac Adapt existing network and security infrastructure to virtualization ac Configure ESX from host connections ac Configure ESX Server from Virtual Centers or hosts ac Create, modify, and manage VMs (with detailed Windows, Linux, and NetWare examples) ac Troubleshoot VM issues with eDirectory, private labs, firewalls, and clusters ac Utilize vSphere 4.1as improved Dynamic Resource Load Balancing (DRLB) ac Implement disaster recovery, business continuity, and backup ac Plan for vApps and the future of virtualization VMware ESX and ESXi in the Enterprise has long been the definitive single-source guide to VMware planning, deployment, and management. For todayas VMware architects, administrators, and managers, this edition will be even more valuable.Planning Deployment of Virtualization Servers Edward Haletky. ManualaThis option will allow vCenter to warn you that balancing should take place but leaves the actual balancing of the VMs across the cluster hosts in your hands. Partiallyanbsp;...
|Title||:||VMware ESX and ESXi in the Enterprise|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Education - 2011-02-07|