O'Reilly logo

Virtualization Security: Protecting Virtualized Environments by Dave Shackleford

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 8

Change and Configuration Management

With proper oversight, virtualization can significantly enhance change and configuration management practices through simplified template creation and management, but this usually requires some changes to existing processes as well as new methods of doing things.

In this chapter, you will learn about the following topics:

  • The fundamental concepts of change and configuration management, and how they relate to virtualization
  • Integrating virtualization into existing workflows
  • Assessing and creating new processes for change and configuration management
  • Creating VM templates in VMware, Microsoft, and Citrix virtualization platforms

Change and Configuration Management Overview

There is a well-known concept ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required