Download Advanced Server Virtualization: VMware and Microsoft by David Marshall PDF

By David Marshall

This e-book was once first released 3/17/2006, given that then, virtualization has advanced, new types have been published and new applied sciences have emereged. The ebook talks approximately VMware GSX which used to be discontinued over a yr in the past, ESX 2.5 (Current model is 3.5 with 4.0 round the nook) and MS digital Server that is being changed with Hyper-V on home windows Server 2008. No point out of any opensource choice (Like Xen) which wasn't mainstream in '06 but. an excellent learn in case you are attracted to the historical past of virtualization.

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Another processor resource management setting that is commonly available is the relative resource allotment. This feature is designed to give fine-grained priorities to the VMM’s processor scheduler. Memory Computers typically use random access memory (RAM) as the temporary, highspeed storage location of data that is currently being used by the processor(s). Memory is many thousand times faster than disk access, so programs and data are loaded one time from disk into memory before being used by the processors.

A virtual floppy disk drive can read and write to a physical floppy diskette that is inserted into the host server’s floppy disk drive. indd 37 4/13/2006 11:29:22 AM 38 „ Advanced Server Virtualization interact with the host floppy disk drive as if it were physically attached to the virtual machine. One important distinction between the physical and the virtual floppy disk drive is that a virtual floppy disk can be mapped to a floppy disk image file located on the host server. A floppy disk image file (also known as a floppy image) can be created by most virtualization management utilities or by using third-party tools.

This is especially useful for debugging purposes. For example, a kernel debugging program can be running in a virtual machine connected via the virtual serial port to debug kernel code. Parallel Ports A parallel port is a port, or an interface, on a computer system where data is transmitted in or out eight bits at a time. The data is transmitted in parallel, across more than one wire at a time. Contrary to the serial port, the parallel port is able to transmit one bit of data across multiple wires, rather than a across a single cable.

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