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VMware Infrastructure 3!
Virtualization can save your business real money. That's what VMware's exciting Infrastructure 3 is all about, and this book is all about making VMware Infrastructure 3 easy to understand and use. Here's what you need to know to understand, design, and deploy a reliable and fault-tolerant VMware Infrastructure 3 environment, whether you're new to virtualization or just starting with VMware Infrastructure 3.
Grasp the groundwork get a basic understanding of how virtualization works and what you need to do before virtualizing your machines
Know your needs analyze the capacity your system will require as it grows
Build a foundation learn the anatomy and installation of the ESX hosts on which you build a virtual infrastructure
Tolerant to a fault discover how to assure fault tolerance with clusters and the VirtualCenter database
Dive in see how to use resource pools, how to set them up and secure them, and why they're useful
Always be prepared explore new options for disaster preparedness, including Virtual Consolidated Backup