VMware Cross-Cloud Architecture

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  • Install and configure the Cloud foundation with Cross-Cloud services
  • Configure vSphere high availability with the vCenter redundancy setup
  • Architect and configure VMware with AWS Cloud
  • Deploy VMware components in IBM Soft Layer
  • Extend your DR setup with VMware to consume DRaaS
  • Design and configure software-defined networking
  • Implement compliance regulations to fix violations

Over the past two decades, VMware vSphere has been known as the most trusted and reliable virtualization platform. VMware Cross-Cloud Architecture shows you how to design and configure Cross Cloud Architecture by using VMware Cloud Foundation and vRealize Suite with various use cases across private, public, and hybrid Cloud. This book takes you through everything from a basic understanding of virtualization to advanced aspects of storage and network virtualization, clustering, automation, and management.

This book will be your guide to designing all aspects of Cloud.

We start with the challenges faced by a traditional data center, define problem statements for you, and then brief you on respective solutions. Moving on, all kinds of virtualization and Cloud offerings from AWS and IBM Soft Layer are introduced and discussed in detail. Then, you'll learn how to design IT infrastructures for new and existing applications with a combination of Cloud Foundation, vRealize Suite, and vSphere enabled with VSAN and NSX. Furthermore, you'll learn how to design and configure high availability, disaster recovery, and apply an appropriate compliance matrix.

Toward the end of the book, you will learn how to calculate the TCO/ROI, along with the VMware products packaging and licensing in detail.

  • Migrate and build your applications in Hybrid Cloud with VMware Cross Cloud components and services
  • Gain in-depth configuration insights of VMware Cross Cloud architecture
  • Learn to migrate applications from VMware to AWS and IBM Cloud
Page Count 504
Course Length 15 hours 7 minutes
ISBN 9781787283435
Date Of Publication 29 Mar 2018


Ajit Pratap Kundan

Ajit Pratap Kundan stands at the leading edge of the most innovative cloud technology in the world. He has helped position VMware as a leader in the private cloud area in relation to his federal government customers through an SDDC approach. An innovative techy with 18+ years of industry experience, he has promoted technologies to his government and defense customers.

Ajit is a valued writer on cloud technologies and has authored one book, VMware Cross-Cloud Architecture, published by Packt. He currently resides in Delhi, India, with his wife, Archana, and their two sons, Aaradhya and Akshansh.