Data Center Handbook

Data Center Handbook

Data Center Handbook provides the fundamentals, technologies, and best practices in designing, constructing and managing mission critical, energy efficient data centers. The most comprehensive single source guide ever published in this field, with 36 chapters and over 350 illustrations written by 50 world class authors; Offers disaster management…

Energy Efficient Servers

Energy Efficient Servers

Energy Efficient Servers: Blueprints for Data Center Optimizationintroduces engineers and IT professionals to the power management technologies and techniques used in energy efficient servers. The book includes a deep examination of different features used in processors, memory, interconnects, I/O devices, and other platform components. It outlines the power…

Learning Saltstack

Learning Saltstack

SaltStack is one of the best infrastructure management platforms available. It provides powerful tools for defining and enforcing the state of your infrastructure in a clear, concise way. This book will start with the installation and setup of Salt along with your first commands, and will take you…

Learning Ceph

Learning Ceph

Ceph is an open source, software-defined storage solution, which runs on commodity hardware to provide exabyte-level scalability. It is well known to be a highly reliable storage system that has no single point of failure. This book will give you all the skills you need to plan, deploy,…

Running Mainframe z on Distributed Platformss

Running Mainframe z on Distributed Platformss

Running Mainframe z on Distributed Platforms reveals alternative techniques not covered by IBM for creatively adapting and enhancing multi-user IBM zPDT environments so that they are more friendly, stable, and reusable than those envisaged by IBM. The enhancement processes and methodologies taught in this book yield multiple layers…

Intel Trusted Execution Technology for Server Platforms

Intel Trusted Execution Technology for Server Platforms

Intel Trusted Execution Technology (Intel TXT) is a new security technology that started appearing on Intel server platforms in 2010. This book explains Intel Trusted Execution Technology for Servers, its purpose, application, advantages, and limitations. This book guides the server administrator / datacenter manager in enabling the technology…

Distibuted Systems

Distibuted Systems

In today’s digital environment, distributed systems are increasingly present in a wide variety of environments, ranging from public software applications to critical systems. Distributed Systems introduces the underlying concepts, the associated design techniques and the related security issues. Distributed Systems: Design and Algorithms, is dedicated to engineers, students,…

IT Architecture For Dummies

IT Architecture For Dummies

An enterprise network is a complex creature. This book breaks it down into simpler bites. You’ll understand the parts, what they mean to your company, how to make technology match your business goals, and how to create an enterprise culture. Then you’ll get help with long-term planning, managing…