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Fundamentals of Server Virtualization

by David Davis

Datacenters and desktops alike are using server virtualization to gain efficiency, agility, and cost-savings. In this course, you’ll learn what server virtualization is, how it benefits you, how it works, and see it in action

What you'll learn

If you are an IT professional, you should know what server virtualization is and how it can make your life easier. In this course, Fundamentals of Server Virtualization, you’ll learn the benefits of server virtualization, the architecture behind it, and see it in action - both in the datacenter and on the desktop. First, you’ll learn how companies are using tools to move applications running in physical hosts to virtual machines. Next, you'll explore how to test and deploy server virtualization. Finally, you'll discover multiple options for building a server virtualization lab of your own. When you're finished with this course, you’ll have all you need to understand how you can use server virtualization to your advantage.

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About the author

David has authored over 100 courses for around enterprise data center technologies such as cloud computing, virtualization, and (especially) VMware vSphere. He is a partner at where he creates compelling enterprise technology content, moderates online events, and helps to connect some of the best-known technology companies in the industry with the end user community. With over 20 years in enterprise technology, he has served as an IT Manager, administrator, an... more

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