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StarWind Referenced in Books

VMware vSphere Design, 2nd Edition

What can you do at the start of a virtualization deployment to make things run more smoothly? If you plan, deploy, maintain, and optimize vSphere solutions in your company, this unique book provides keen insight and solutions. From hardware selection, network layout, and security considerations to storage and hypervisors, this book explains the design decisions you'll face and how to make the right choices. Written by two virtualization experts and packed with real-world strategies and examples, VMware vSphere Design, Second Edition will help you design smart design decisions.

Praxishandbuch VMware vSphere 5

Sie brauchen praxisrelevante Informationen zur technischen Realisierung einer virtualisierten Infrastruktur mittels vSphere 5? Dann halten Sie mit Praxishandbuch VMware vSphere 5 genau das richtige Buch in Ihren Handen. In diesem konzentrierten Handbuch finden Sie alles, was Sie uber Virtualisierung im Allgemeinen und vSphere 5 im Speziellen wissen mussen samt unzahligen Tipps und Tricks, Warnungen und Hinweisen zu angrenzenden Technologien.
Schritt fur Schritt zur virtualisierten Umgebung

Recursos Informaticos Windows Server 2008 - Administracion y explotacion

Este libro dedicado a Windows Server 2008 va dirigido a un publico especifico de informaticos, deseosos de evolucionar en su conocimiento sobre la administracion cotidiana de este sistema operativo. Cada capitulo comienza con una introduccion sobre el tema y seguidamente propone un acercamiento paso a paso para una mayor destreza. Desde el inicio del libro, el autor invita al lector a construir una zona de pruebas para poner en practica las diferentes funcionalidades detalladas a lo largo de las paginas, y ademas presenta los diferentes roles y funcionalidades de Windows Server 2008, antes de profundizar en los distintos metodos de instalacion y despliegue, sin olvidar el mantenimiento de correctivos.

Beginning Mac OS X Snow Leopard Server: From Solo Install to Enterprise Integration

This book is intended for those who need to get things done with Mac OS X Server 10.6. As such, you can use this book two ways. Those new to Mac OS X Server can read straight through the entire book, and by the end should feel competent to administer any Mac server thrown their way. For those with some knowledge of Mac OS X Server, or perhaps a thorough knowledge of other Unix-based servers, the book is arranged by tasks so that you can either start reading at any point, skipping material you already know, or pick and choose the chapters you’ll find most helpful to your own work or system needs. This task-oriented approach also makes the book useful as a general reference for all aspects of Mac OS X Server.

Windows Server 2008 - Administración

El examen 70-646 "Administrador de Windows Server 2008" es uno de los tres exámenes necesarios para conseguir la certificación MCITP Administrador de Servidores. Este examen evalúa su capacidad para administrar un sistema Windows Server 2008. Para ayudarle en su eficaz preparación, este libro abarca todos los objetivos oficiales, tanto desde un punto de vista teórico como práctico. Está escrito por un formador profesional reconocido y consultor certificado técnica y pedagógicamente (MCT) por Microsoft. Su experiencia pedagógica y técnica permite un enfoque claro y visual, con un alto nivel técnico.

Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Administration

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 will have major changes throughout the SQL Server and will impact how DBAs administer the database. With this book, a team of well-known SQL Server experts introduces the many new features of the most recent version of SQL Server and deciphers how these changes will affect the methods that administrators have been using for years. Loaded with unique tips, tricks, and workarounds for handling the most difficult SQL Server admin issues, this how-to guide deciphers topics such as performance tuning, backup and recovery, scaling and replication, clustering, and security.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 High Availability

Microsoft SQL Server is a powerful relational database engine, widely used to store and maintain data in Enterprises of various levels be they small, medium or large.This book will teach you how best to use these readily-available options and save you time in making your websites highly available. This Microsoft SQL Server 2008 High Availability book will take you through pre and post installation concepts and common issues you come across while working with SQL Server HA. It will teach you how these various HA solutions can be installed using GUI and the command line. It will also show you how to troubleshoot common issues you may encounter whilst installing or managing the HA option in your environment. It provides references to external links for more advanced learning on the topic.

MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-652): Configuring Windows Server Virtualization

This 2-in-1 TRAINING KIT delivers in-depth preparation for 70-652, the exam for the new MCTS: Windows Server Virtualization, Configuration certification. Ace your exam prep—and build real-world job skills—with lessons, labs, practice tests, and more.

LOCAL AREA NETWORKS -BOSTON MASSACHUSETTS

In This Issue:
  • RTC standardizes Microsoft Exchange and file services with NetApp storage
  • Leading Digital Security Surveillance Manufacturer Selects Adaptec Serial RAID Controllers for HighBandwidth Storage Solutions
  • Intransa announces availability of thin provisioning on StorStac IP SAN
  • ATT Announces Interfaces for Storage Access Over SONET Rings
  • Rocket Division Software Releases Free iSCSI Target and Initiator Software for Microsoft Windows
  • IBM Introduces CostEffective EasytoUse Entry Storage System

MCITP für Windows Server 2008: Die komplette Prüfungsvorbereitung

Mit diesem MCITP-Trainer bereiten Sie sich schnell und effektiv auf Ihre MCITP-Zertifizierung für Windows Server 2008 vor. Sie erhalten über 500 originalgetreue Prüfungs-Fragen und -Antworten zu allen Examen, die Sie für eine vollständige MCITP-Zertifizierung zum Server Administrator und zum Enterprise Administrator benötigen. Darüber hinaus finden Sie alle Informationen für die Zertifizierung zum MCTS für Windows Vista.

Windows-Testumgebung

Testumgebungen sind in der Unternehmens-IT unverzichtbar - sowohl zum Testen von Softwareprogrammen und Installationsprozessen als auch zur Simulation von Abläufen in einem Netzwerk. Der erfahrene Microsoft-Netzwerkspezialist Thomas Joos zeigt Ihnen in Form von Workshops, wie Sie mit relativ geringem Aufwand eine Windows-Testumgebung aufsetzen können. Dabei beschreibt er Schritt für Schritt den Einsatz von Active Directoy, Windows Server 2008, Exchange Server 2007sowie ISA Server 2006. Er simuliert sowohl Stand-Alone-Lösungen als auch Cluster-Varianten und erläutert darüber hinaus, was bei Fehlermeldungen zu tun ist.

Virtualization and Forensics: A Digital Forensic Investigator's Guide to Virtual Environments

Virtualization creates new and difficult challenges for forensic investigations. Operating systems and applications running in virtualized environments often leave few traces, yielding little evidence with which to conduct an investigation. Virtualization and Forensics offers an in-depth view into the world of virtualized environments and the implications they have on forensic investigations.

Windows 7 im Unternehmen: Das Handbuch fur Administratoren

Fortgeschrittene Anwender und Administratoren erhalten hier fundierte Informationen für den Einsatz von Windows 7 im Unternehmen. Die Autoren beschreiben die Benutzeroberfläche und deren Konfigurationsmöglichkeiten ebenso wie Konzeption und Einrichtung von Benutzer- und Systemverwaltung im Netzwerk sowie Sicherheitsaspekte. Weitere neue und wichtige Themen sind u.a. der Remote-Zugriff aufs Netzwerk, die Zweigstellenverwaltung und die Automatisierung mit PowerShell 2.0.

Hands-On Virtual Computing

HANDS-ON VIRTUAL COMPUTING offers students as well as professionals the background in virtualization technology needed to advance in today's technology workplace. It provides an overview of virtualization technology with chapters dedicated to the latest virtualization products: VMware Workstation 6.5, VMware Server 2.0, Microsoft Virtual PC 2007, Microsoft Virtual Server 2005, and Hyper-V. This book incorporates hands-on activities and allows the reader to work with virtual computing concepts, using real-world situations to build the skills necessary for a successful career in a computer industry increasingly focused on virtualization.

Mastering Hyper-V Deployment

"The only book to take an in-depth look at deploying Hyper-V Now in its second generation, the popular Hyper-V boasts technical advances that create even more dynamic systems than ever before. This unique resource serves an authoritative guide to deploying Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V comprehensively. Step-by-step instructions demonstrate how to design a Hyper-V deployment, build a Hyper-V host environment, and design a management system with System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2."

Mastering Microsoft Virtualization

Virtualization is a hot topic for IT because of the potential it offers for serious economic benefits. While other books treat server virtualization alone, this comprehensive guide provides a complete virtual strategy. You will learn how to deploy a complete virtualization stack with Microsoft's offerings in server virtualization, application virtualization, presentation virtualization, and desktop virtualization. Written by Microsoft technology product specialists, this guide provides real-world focus, enabling you to create a complete IT system that is highly efficient and cost effective.

The Real MCTS SQL Server 2008 Exam 70-432 Prep Kit: Database Implementation and Maintenance

SQL Server 2008 is the latest update to Microsoft's flagship database management system. This is the largest update since SQL Server 2005. SQL Server 2008 is a much more significant update than SQL Server 2005, because it brings increased ability to deliver data across more platforms, and thus many different types of devices. New functionality also allows for easy storage and retrieval of digitized images and video. These attributes address the recent explosion in the popularity of web-based video and server and desktop virtualization.

VMware VSphere Design

The only book focused on designing VMware vSphere implementations. VMware vSphere is the most widely deployed virtualization platform today. Considered the most robust and sophisticated hypervisor product, vSphere is the de facto standard for businesses, both large and small. This book is the only one of its kind to concisely explain how to execute a successful vSphere architecture, tailored to meet your company's needs. Expert authors share with you the factors that shape the design of a vSphere implementation.

Virtuelle Maschinen mit VMware und Microsoft: fur Entwicklung, Schulung, Test und Produktion ; [DVD: VMware Server, Player und Workstation (30-Tage-Vollversion)]

Endlich ist der Aufbau einer Testumgebung aus verkabelten Testrechnern Geschichte und die Anzahl der Testumgebungen nur noch von der Leistung des Host-Systems begrenzt. Doch die Virtualisierungstechnologie wie Speichervirtualisierung im SAN oder die Applikationsvirtualisierung mit dem Citrix Presentation Server wirft neue Fragen auf - in Sachen VMware und Microsoft liefert Ahnert Neueinsteigern mit den Praxisworkshops einen überzeugenden Einblick, der alle Hemmschwellen beseitigt. Erfahrene Anwender holt Ahnert ebenso ab und liefert ihnen das tief gehende Insider Know How für die Verbesserung und Erweiterung bereits virtualisierter Arbeitsbereiche. Auf der CD liegen VMware sowie weitere Werkzeuge, Treiber und Beispielskripte bereit.

Microsoft virtualization with Hyper-V

Implement a Hyper-V virtualization solution Microsoft Virtualization with Hyper-Vshows you how to deploy Microsoft's next-generation hypervisor-based server virtualization technology in a corporate environment. You'll get step-by-step guidelines for getting Hyper-V up and running, followed by best practices for building a larger, fault-tolerant solution using System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008. This hands-on guide explains how to migrate physical systems to the virtual environment; use System Center Operations Manager; and secure, back up, and restore your Hyper-V solution.

Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Administration

SQL Server 2008 represents a sizable jump forward in scalability, performance, and usability for the DBA, developer, and business intelligence (BI) developer. It is no longer unheard of to have 20-terabyte databases running on a SQL Server. SQL Server administration used to just be the job of a database administrator (DBA), but as SQL Server proliferates throughout smaller companies, many developers have begun to act as administrators as well. We’ve provided a comprehensive, tutorial-based book to get you over the learning curve of how to configure and administer SQL Server 2008.

Maximum VSphere: Tips, How-Tos, and Best Practices for Working with VMware VSphere 4

Best Practices, How-Tos, and Technical Deep Dives for Working VMware VI4/VI3 Pros "Maximum vSphere" is the comprehensive, up-to-the-minute, working reference for everyone who plans, implements, or administers VMware virtual infrastructure. Authored by top VMware consultants, it brings together proven best practices, tips, and solutions for achieving outstanding performance and reliability in your production environment. This book brings together crucial knowledge you won’t find anywhere else, including powerful new vSphere 4 techniques drawn from the experiences of dozens of advanced practitioners.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 - Das Handbuch, 2. Auflage, erweitert fur Hyper-V (Gebundene Ausgabe)

Dieses Buch gibt Ihnen einen tiefgehenden Einblick in den praktischen Einsatz von Windows Server 2008. Es richtet sich sowohl an Neueinsteiger in Microsoft-Servertechnologien als auch an Umsteiger von Vorgangerversionen. Planung und Migration, Konzepte und Werkzeuge zur Administration sowie die wichtigsten Konfigurations- und Verwaltungsfragen werden praxisnah behandelt. Uber 1300 Seiten verstandliches, komprimiertes und praxisorientiertes Softwarewissen zu Windows Server 2008.

Windows Server 2008: Das umfassende Handbuch (Gebundene Ausgabe)

Was der Windows Server 2008 leisten kann, wird hier nicht nur umfassend, sondern vor allem losungsorientiert und mit fundierten Hintergrundinformationen beschrieben. Basis des Buchs sind dabei die praktischen Erfahrungen des Autors in zahlreichen Projekten bei mittleren und grossen Kunden. Denn ein modernes Betriebssystem wie Windows Server 2008 bietet weit mehr als nur die Moglichkeit, Programme auszufuhren. Es beinhaltet viele verschiedenartige Technologien, wie Active Directory, die Terminaldienste oder den Webserver (IIS). Zentrale Aspekte wie Performance, Verfugbarkeit und Sicherheit ziehen sich durch das gesamte Buch.

The Complete Guide to Windows Server 2008

The Complete Guide to Windows Server 2008 brings together more than 1,500 pages of practical Windows Server 2008 insight and in-depth knowledge that you can't find anywhere else, all based on final code. The book also covers Failover Clustering for Windows Server 2008 using StarWind Server iSCSI SAN as an iSCSI Target. John Savill - one of the world’s most visible and trusted experts on Windows Server technology - specializes in helping real companies use Windows Server 2008 to run their businesses. His access to Microsoft’s product team as a Microsoft MVP and one of 50 elite “Windows Server 2008 Delta Force Rangers” benefited this book’s accuracy and value.

Professional Microsoft Virtual Server 2005

Written by Ben Armstrong, a key member of Microsoft's Virtual Server product team, this guide shows programmers how they can use these virtual machines to keep their development environment separate from their computing environment, test software on a variety of platforms from a single machine, and test networking applications. References StarWind as Windows iSCSI Target.

VMware ESX Server: Advanced Technical Design Guide

By Ron Oglesby, Scott Herold, Brian Madden (Editor). Detailing the design and deployment of a VMware ESX Server environment, and written from the practical experience of proven VMware engineers, this book provides IT architects with the insight needed to tackle tough design issues such as ESX Server security, network and SAN design, host hardware selection, guest selection and configuration, management tool selection, ESX performance optimizations, and automated installs and provisioning. Tells how to use ESX together with the StarWind iSCSI Target.

Virtualization: From the Desktop to the Enterprise

Chris Wolf and Erick M. Halter describe how creating a virtual network gives network administrators a way to maximize the usage of their servers. This is the only book on the market that outlines how to manage all aspects of virtualization across an enterprise. StarWind iSCSI Target is referenced as a SAN management and storage virtualization tool.

Virtuelle Maschinen mit VMware und Microsoft

Sven Ahnert covers VMware Workstation, VMware ESX, Microsoft Virtual Server and Microsoft Virtual PC and describes how to use StarWind iSCSI Target to provide storage to virtual machines.