Introduction to Virtualization

New to virtualization? This course is the best entry-level virtualization course you will find anywhere. Learn what virtualization is, how it helps you, the various forms of virtualization, and where to go to learn more.
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New to virtualization? This course is the best entry-level virtualization course you will find anywhere. Learn what virtualization is, how it helps you, the various forms of virtualization, and where to go to learn more.
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In this course, we’ll focus in on server virtualization, how it has helped so many enterprises, and what you would need to test and deploy it. We’ll review both VMware and Microsoft’s virtualization offerings available today and take a look at what it would be like to administer a virtual infrastructure. You’ll learn how to build a virtualization lab, gain an introduction to cloud computing, and find out what it would take to perform a mass consolidation of physical servers using server virtualization. Finally, you’ll learn about some valuable additional resources available for you to take the next step and learn more about virtualization!
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Description
In this course, we’ll focus in on server virtualization, how it has helped so many enterprises, and what you would need to test and deploy it. We’ll review both VMware and Microsoft’s virtualization offerings available today and take a look at what it would be like to administer a virtual infrastructure. You’ll learn how to build a virtualization lab, gain an introduction to cloud computing, and find out what it would take to perform a mass consolidation of physical servers using server virtualization. Finally, you’ll learn about some valuable additional resources available for you to take the next step and learn more about virtualization!
Course info
Level
Beginner
Rating
(823)
Duration
2h 30m
Updated
1 Apr 2014
Course authors

David has authored over 50 courses for Pluralsight.com around enterprise data center technologies such as cloud computing, virtualization, and (especially) VMware vSphere.

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