The Book of Xen: A Practical Guide for the System Administrator

The Book of Xen: A Practical Guide for the System Administrator

Chris Takemura


Xen, the open resource virtualization instrument, is a approach administrator's dream. Xen is a loose, high-performance digital computing device video display that allows you to consolidate your and eventually placed these unused cycles to use—without sacrificing reliability, functionality, or scalability.

The publication of Xen explains every thing you want to recognize with the intention to use Xen successfully, together with set up, networking, reminiscence administration, and virtualized garage. you will additionally use Xen and traditional Linux instruments to take photograph backups, practice QoS operations on community site visitors, and restrict over-aggressive disk users.

Authors Chris Takemura and Luke S. Crawford convey you the way to:

  • Provide digital website hosting for dozens of clients, every one with their very own person needs
  • Install and deal with a number of visitors, together with a variety of flavors of Linux, NetBSD, Solaris, and Windows
  • Choose the ideal digital garage concepts to your needs
  • Migrate your platforms seamlessly and create new images
  • Tune and benchmark your structures to lead them to as speedy as possible
  • Troubleshoot Xen's most typical difficulties like community and reminiscence management

Expert recommendation is worthy in terms of working a classy open resource virtualization know-how like Xen. you will get the recommendation you wish in The e-book of Xen.

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