Getting Started with Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization

Getting Started with Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization

by Pradeep Subramanian


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The Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization platform is an enterprise grade, centralized management and hypervisor for server and desktop virtualization. It's a complete virtualization management solution providing fully integrated management of your virtual infrastructures. The platform includes two major components: Manager, a Centralized Management Server, and the optimized KVM Hypervisor, on which your virtual machines run. The Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Platform components work seamlessly together to build your open private Infrastructure-as-a-Service cloud.

Develop a thorough understanding of Red Hat Enterprise Virtualisation through this step-by-step guide. Covering invaluable information right from initial setup to configuration of the infrastructure you will learn to create and manage your own virtual machine as well as master the centralised management interface for virtualized machine snapshots.

Moving ahead, you will learn to integrate user management with directory services, allocate resources using quota and troubleshooting various logs.

By the end you will have setup and managed your own virtualization infrastructure capable of building a customized and tailored private IaaS cloud.

This is an invaluable guide that gives you a head start to utilizing the boundless potential of RHEV

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781782167402
Publisher: Packt Publishing
Publication date: 09/26/2014
Pages: 178
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.38(d)

About the Author

Pradeep Subramanian is a Senior Platform Consultant at Red Hat, a global provider of open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to develop and offer operating system, middleware, virtualization, storage, and cloud technologies. He has 10 years of experience with open source and Linux, which includes five years extensive experience on open source virtualization technologies such as Xen, KVM, and Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization. His other areas of interest are High Availability and Grid Computing, Open Hybrid Cloud and Architectural Design and Implementation of Enterprise IT using open source tools. This is his first book.

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