As part of the highly acclaimed Mastering series from Sybex, this book offers a comprehensive look at VMware vSphere 4, how to implement it, and how to make the most of what it offers.
Shows administrators how to use VMware to realize significant savings in hardware costs while still providing adequate "servers" for their users
Demonstrates how to partition a physical server into several virtual machines, reducing the overall server footprint within the operations center
Explains how VMware subsumes a network to centralize and simplify its management, thus alleviating the effects of "virtual server sprawl"
Now that virtualization is a key cost-saving strategy, Mastering VMware vSphere 4 is the strategic guide you need to maximize the opportunities.