DevOps for VMwareAr Administrators is the first book focused on using DevOps tools and practices with VMware technologies. The authors introduce high-value tools from third parties and VMware itself, and guide you through using them to improve the performance of all your virtualized systems and applications. Youall walk through automating and optimizing configuration management, provisioning, log management, continuous integration, and more. The authors also offer step-by-step coverage of deploying and managing applications at scale with Docker containers and Google Kubernetes. They conclude with an up-to-the-minute discussion of VMwareas newest DevOps initiatives, including VMware vRealize Automation and VMware vRealize Code Stream. Coverage includes ac Understanding the challenges that DevOps tools and practices can help VMware administrators to solve ac Using Vagrant to quickly deploy Dev and Test environments that match production system specifications ac Writing Chef arecipesa that streamline server configuration and maintenance ac Simplifying Unix/Linux configuration management and orchestration with Ansible ac Implementing Docker containers for faster and easier application management ac Automating provisioning across the full lifecycle with Razor ac Integrating Microsoft PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) and VMware PowerCLI to automate key Windows Server and vSphere VM admin tasks ac Using Puppet to automate infrastructure provisioning, configuration, orchestration, and reporting ac Supercharging log management with ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana) ac Supporting DevOps source code management with Git and continuous integration practices with Jenkins ac Achieving continuous integration, delivery, and deployment with VMwareas vRealize Code Streamdefinition file and a service definition file. You can find the JSON files for these examples in the applications directory of this environmenta#39;s GitHub repository ( https://github.com/DevOpsForVMwareAdministrators/kubernetesfleettutorial).
|Title||:||DevOps for VMware Administrators|
|Author||:||Trevor A. Roberts Jr., Josh Atwell, Egle Sigler, Yvo van Doorn|
|Publisher||:||VMWare Press - 2015-03-19|