Learning VMware vCloud Air

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  • Get to know cloud computing in detail: its features, benefits, and uses
  • Explore the key features and functionalities of VMware vCloud Air
  • Create and deploy your own virtual infrastructure on a public cloud
  • Connect your workloads securely to internal and external networks
  • Secure your infrastructure using firewalls and security policies
  • Safeguard and protect your workloads using top of the line disaster recovery solutions
  • Monitor and explore various aspects of VMware vCloud Air using the VMware vRealize suite of products
  • Design a secure infrastructure on VMware vCloud Air with the help of tips and best practices

VMware vCloud Air is a cloud offering by VMware that provides you with the flexibility and agility to create and manage your virtualized workloads with ease on a VMware-backed cloud platform.

This book starts off by providing you with a few key features and benefits of cloud computing, along with some interesting real-world use cases. You'll walk through how to integrate your vCloud Air with either an on-premise VMware-based private cloud or a different public cloud provider. Next, you'll explore the performance and workloads of your vCloud Air instance using VMware vRealize Operations Manager. Finally, you'll also learn how to leverage vCloud Air's Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) offering.

  • Create, deploy, and manage virtualized workloads on a public cloud platform using VMware vCloud Air
  • Dive into the world of VMware vCloud and discover the key best practices and steps to perform disaster recovery using vCloud Air
  • Monitor and automate your vCloud Air infrastructure using the VMware vRealize suite of products
Page Count 192
Course Length 5 hours 45 minutes
ISBN 9781785282874
Date Of Publication 30 Jul 2015


Yohan Rohinton Wadia

Yohan Rohinton Wadia is a client-focused virtualization and cloud expert with over 5 years of experience in the IT industry. He has been involved in conceptualizing, designing, and implementing large-scale solutions for a variety of enterprise customers. These were based on the VMware vSphere, VMware vCloud, and Amazon Web Services platforms.

He has authored numerous articles on cloud computing and open source technologies and products in international magazines, such as Open Source For You and Ezine. Yohan has also coauthored and published an IEEE paper titled Portable Autoscaler for Managing Multi-Cloud Elasticity. He shares his passion for technology on his blog at http://www.yoyoclouds.com.

He is currently working with Virtela Technology Services, an NTT communications company. He is involved in managing the company's in-house cloud platform, and he works on various open source and enterprise-level cloud solutions for internal as well as external customers. He is a VMware Certified Professional and a vExpert (2012 and 2013) as well.