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Mastering VMware vSphere 5.5

Mastering VMware vSphere 5.5

Virtualization remains the hottest trend in the IT world, and VMware vSphere is the industry's most widely deployed virtualization solution. The demand for IT professionals skilled in virtualization and cloud-related technologies is great and expected to keep growing. This comprehensive Sybex guide covers all the features and capabilities of VMware vSphere, showing administrators step by step how to install, configure, operate, manage, and secure it.

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VMware Private Cloud Computing with vCloud Director

VMware Private Cloud Computing with vCloud Director

Empowered by virtualization, companies are not just moving into the cloud, they're moving into private clouds for greater security, flexibility, and cost savings. However, this move involves more than just infrastructure. It also represents a different business model and a new way to provide services. In this detailed book, VMware vExpert Simon Gallagher makes sense of private cloud computing for IT administrators. From basic cloud theory and strategies for adoption to practical implementation, he covers all the issues. You'll learn how to build a private cloud and deliver it as a service using VMware vCloud Director 5.1.

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Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Installation and Configuration Guide

Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Installation and Configuration Guide

Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V offers greater scalability, new components, and more options than ever before for large enterprise systems and small/medium businesses. Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Installation and Configuration Guide is the place to start learning about this new cloud operating system. You'll get up to speed on the architecture, basic deployment and upgrading, creating virtual workloads, designing and implementing advanced network architectures, creating multitenant clouds, backup, disaster recovery, and more.

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Group Policy: Fundamentals, Security, and the Managed Desktop

Group Policy: Fundamentals, Security, and the Managed Desktop

IT and network administrators can streamline their Windows Server management tasks by using Group Policy tools to automate or implement rules, processes, or new security across the enterprise. In this comprehensive guide, Microsoft Group Policy MVP Jeremy Moskowitz thoroughly explores Group Policy across all Windows platforms, including the latest on Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2. If you're a Windows network administrator managing scores of users and computers, you need this essential reference on your desk.

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Mastering Microsoft Lync Server 2013

Mastering Microsoft Lync Server 2013

As a Unified Communications (UC) technology, Lync allows you to keep track of your contacts' availability so you can communicate with anyone, anywhere, and at any time. With this hands-on book, you will learn how to administer the newest and most robust version of Lync Server in order to send an IM; start or join an audio, video, or web conference; or make a phone call through a familiar interface. Packed with real-world exercises throughout, this unique resource encourages you to learn from the best practices and deployments of others so that you can benefit from their experiences.

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IT Administration & Networking

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Addressing the wide-ranging skills required of system administrators today, Sybex’s IT Administration titles provide training on technology solutions for managing today’s computing environments. The titles offer current and aspiring professionals instruction from industry experts on implementing, operating, and supporting essential areas of IT administration, including server, virtualization, desktop, network, automation, and more.

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    by Richard Mansfield
    August 2013, Paperback
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    by Simon Gallagher, Joe Baguley (Foreword by)
    with Aidan Dalgleish
    July 2013, Paperback
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    by Nathan Winters, Neil Johnson, Nicolas Blank
    July 2013, Paperback
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