Master the exciting features and components of Hyper-V using Packt's new book and eBook

April 2013 | Enterprise, Microsoft

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V : Deploying Hyper-V Enterprise Server Virtualization Platform, a complete step-by-step Hyper-V deployment guide covering all Hyper-V features for configuration and management best practices. This book is available now in print, eBook, Kindle, and select library formats. The print book comes in at over 410 pages and is competitively priced at $49.99, whilst the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $25.49.

About the author:
Zahir Hussain Shah is a certified CISSP, MCSE, MCITP, MCTS, and CCNA IT professional and blogger with over 7 years of experience. He won the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional award in the year of 2011/2012 for his excellent contribution to the Microsoft Server Systems Technical Communities. Zahir is currently working with UAE’s prestigious oil and gas sector, providing solution designing and delivery for Microsoft Hyper-V, Clustering, Active Directory, Exchange Server, Lync Server, and System Center.

The Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V release from Microsoft comes with a myriad of improvements in areas such as mobility, availability, and elasticity, giving you everything you need to create, manage, and build the core components of a Microsoft Private Cloud for virtualized workloads.

Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Deploying Hyper-V Enterprise Server Virtualization Platform will start readers off with basic virtualization and server consolidation concepts before moving on to more advanced topics, such as a Hyper-V scalability, failover, and virtual machine migration. This book will help readers master Hyper-V Replica, Hyper-V Extensible Virtual Switch, Virtual Machine Migration, Hyper-V Storage, Hyper-V Failover Clustering, and also System Center VMM and DPM for management, backup, and recovery.

Packed with plenty of screenshots and detailed step-by-step instructions, this book is an ideal choice for those who are taking their first step into the Hyper-V world, as well as for those who are experts in Hyper-V and want to advance their skills with the new Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V.

Some of the chapters emphasized in this book are:

Chapter 1 : Getting to Know Microsoft Hyper-V
Chapter 2 : Planning, Designing, and Implementing Microsoft Hyper-V
Chapter 3 : Setting Up Hyper-V Replication
Chapter 4 : Understanding Hyper-V Networking
Chapter 5 : A New World of Hyper-V Automation with PowerShell
Chapter 6 : Insight into Hyper-V Storage
Chapter 7 : Managing Hyper-V with System Center Virtual Machine Manager
Chapter 8 : Building Hyper-V High Availability and Virtual Machine Mobility
Chapter 9 : Hyper-V Security Hardening – Best Practices
Chapter 10 : Performing Hyper-V Backup and Recovery

Some of the related books Packt has released are:

  • Migrating from 2008 and 2008 R2 to Windows Server 2012 (Published)
  • Windows Server 2012 Unified Remote Access (Published)
  • Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook (Published)

All Windows Server 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.


Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V : Deploying Hyper-V Enterprise Server Virtualization Platform
Build Hyper-V infrastructure with secured multitenancy, flexible infrastructure, scalability, and high availability

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/windows-server-2012-hyper-v/book

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