Get to grips with VMM using Packt’s New Book and eBook

April 2013 | Enterprise, Microsoft

Packt is pleased to announce the publication of Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 Cookbook, a complete guide that will help the reader implement, enhance, and maintain Virtual Machine Manager 2012. Designed for solutions architects, technical consultants, and administrators, the print book comes in at over 342 pages and is competitively priced at $49.99, whilst the e-book and Kindle versions are available for $25.49.

About the Author:

Edvaldo Alessandro Cardoso: Edvaldo is a virtualization and management enthusiast, and has been a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional in virtualization since 2009. With 23 years of experience in IT, he is a well-known speaker, author, and team leader. He was selected as Microsoft TechNet Brazil IT Hero in 2007 and was also honored with the Microsoft IT Heroes Happen award in Los Angeles in 2008.

System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) forms part of Microsoft's System Center line of management and reporting tools, alongside previously established tools such as Microsoft Operations Manager and Microsoft Systems Management Server. SCVMM is designed for the management of large numbers of Virtual Servers based on Microsoft Virtual Server and Hyper-V.

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 Cookbook covers all the essential areas of VMM 2012, such as using and planning VMM Architecture for real word deployment, integrating and utilizing Network Virtualization, Gateway integration, Storage integration, and Resource Throttling with VMM. This book is filled with over 75 recipes that help the reader to utilize Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager in a real world environment.

Packed with useful tips, techniques, and solutions, this guide not only shows readers how to create, deploy, and manage their own Private Cloud with a mix of Hypervisors such as Hyper-V, Vmware ESXi, Citrix XenServer, but also shows how to upgrade from SCVMM 2008R2 to SCVMM 2012 SP1.

The chapters covered in this book and eBook are:

Chapter 1: VMM 2012 Architecture

Chapter 2: Installing SCVMM 2012

Chapter 3: Installing the VMM Management Server

Chapter 4: Configuring Fabric Resources in VMM

Chapter 5: Deploying Virtual Machines and Services

Chapter 6: Upgrading from SCVMM 2008 R2 SP1

Chapter 7: Scripting in Virtual Machine Manager

Chapter 8: Managing VMware ESXi and Citrix XenServer Hosts

Chapter 9: Managing Hybrid Clouds, Fabric Updates, Creating Clusters, and New Features of SP1

Packt Publishing has also released and is due to publish other Microsoft System Centre books:

Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager 2012 (Coming soon)

Microsoft System Center 2012 Orchestrator Cookbook (Coming soon)

Microsoft System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Cookbook (Published)

All Microsoft System Centre books are Published by Packt Enterprise. Packt Enterprise is a publishing division of Packt Publishing designed to serve the information needs of IT Professionals in the Enterprise space. Packt Enterprise also publishes on Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, Citrix, Java, Amazon, Google and SAP technologies.

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 Cookbook
Over 60 recipes for the administration and management of Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 SP1

For more information, please visit: Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 Cookbook

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