Tim Mackey, J. K. Benedict, "XenServer Administration Handbook: Practical Recipes for Successful Deployments"
English | ISBN: 149193543X | 2016 | PDF/EPUB/MOBI | 142 pages | 4 MB/3 MB/6 MB
Packed with practical advice, this hands-on guide provides valuable information you need to most effectively optimize and manage the XenServer open source virtualization platform. Whether you run a modest installation of a few blades or multiple global enterprise datacenters, this book focuses on the most critical issues you're likely to encounter when designing a XenServer deployment and helps you handle day-to-day management tasks.
Tim Mackey and J.K. Benedict from Citrix Systems, the company that manages XenServer, show you how to design a deployment through best practices, deployment blueprints, and installation guidelines. The book's second part features concise, easy-to-implement recipes for day-to-day management, such as user rights, backup strategies, and hardware maintenance.
Learn precisely what makes a XenServer work, and how it can host 1000 virtual machines
Explore the core components of a production XenServer environment
Investigate several options on how and where to install XenServer
Examine several factors for "right sizing" your XenServer deployment to fit your needs
Work with a decision tree to optimize your XenServer deployment design
Understand how to accommodate guest VM virtualization modes
Use recipes that help you plan for, obtain, and apply XenServer upgrades