What is included with this book?
Fully updated for Oracle Solaris 11, this is the most complete, practical, and up-to-date guide to selecting and applying Oracle virtualization technologies in your environment. A world-class team of Oracle experts thoroughly covers all the Oracle virtualization options available to you, including Solaris Containers, Logical Domains, and Virtual Box, helping you identify and implement your best alternative. The authors also offer detailed coverage of using virtualization with a wide range of Oracle software applications and engineered systems, including Exadata, Exalogic, SuperCluster, Oracle Database, Fusion Applications, WebLogic, Seibel, and PeopleSoft. Topics covered include:
Whatever your role in selecting, deploying, administering, or optimizing virtualization, Oracle Solaris 11 System Virtualization Essentials will help you gain maximum performance, value, reliability, and efficiency from your Oracle investments.
Part I. Introduction to Virtualization
1. What is Computer Virtualization?
2. Uses of Virtualization
Part II. Virtualization with Oracle Solaris 11
3. Physical Domains
4. Oracle VM Server for SPARC
5. Oracle Solaris 11 as a Host or Guest of Oracle VM VirtualBox
6. Oracle Solaris Zones
7. Oracle Solaris Network Virtualization
8. Choosing a Virtualization Technology
9. Virtualization Management
Part III. Practical Virtualization
11. Virtualization in Engineered Systems
12+. Use of virtualization technologies with Oracle software
A. History of Virtualization
B. Illustrative Scripts