Microsoft® Virtual Server 2005 Resource Kit

Microsoft® Virtual Server 2005 Resource Kit
Published:August 29, 2007Language:English
Author:Robert Larson, Janique Carbone, Windows Virtualization TeamTechnology:Virtualization
Length:592 PagesISBN 13:9780735623811

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$ 59.99
About The BookYour definitive resource for deployment and operations—straight from the experts.

In-depth and comprehensive, this Resource Kit delivers the information you need for administering Virtual Server 2005 R2 SP1. You get authoritative technical guidance from those who know the technology best—leading virtualization experts and the Windows Virtualization team. Plus—software, scripts, tools, and other essential resources on DVD.

Get expert guidance on how to:

  • Install Virtual Server 2005 and troubleshoot common issues

  • Analyze, plan, and manage a virtualized infrastructure

  • Define workload resource requirements and perform a physical-to-virtual (P2V) migration

  • Set up, configure, and manage virtual hard disks and virtual machines

  • Implement and administer virtual networking

  • Create permission entries, set NTFS permissions, and enable SSL protocols to help restric access

  • Use best practices for configuration, tuning, and performance testing

  • Apply a 5-step methodology to help drive your virtualization project to success


  • DVD features:
  • Microsoft Virtual Server 2005 R2 SP1.

  • Microsoft Virtual PC 2007.

  • 40 scripts for automating administration.

  • Active Directory Topology Diagramming (ADTD) tool.

  • Virtual Machine Remote Client Plus (VMRCPlus) for remote administration.

  • Tools for automating conversions and resizing virtual hard disks.

  • Videos: step-by-step demos on host clustering, P2V migration, and more.

  • Fully searchable eBook.
  • About Robert Larson, Janique Carbone, Windows Virtualization TeamRobert Larson works for Microsoft Consulting Services as an architect and expert on virtualization. He’s developed hands-on labs, delivered Webcasts, and authored several white papers on Virtual Server 2005 and is a popular speaker on virtualization topics at events such as Tech
  • Ed and ITForum.

    Janique Carbone, MCSE, has spent the better part of 14+ years in the IT industry specializing in virtualization, including Virtual Server deployments and operations. She is the founder of the Infrastructure Group, which focuses on the virtualization project lifecycle.

    The Windows Virtualization Team at Microsoft design, develops, and supports Virtual Server 2005.
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