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Mastering vSphere

Best Practices, Optimizing Configurations & More

By Ryan Birk

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Do you regularly work with vSphere? If so, this eBook is for you.

Learn how to leverage best practices for the most popular features contained within the vSphere platform and boost your productivity using tips and tricks learnt direct from an experienced VMware trainer and highly qualified professional.

In this free eBook, vExpert Ryan Birk shows you how to master:

  • Advanced Deployment Scenarios using Auto-Deploy
  • Shared Storage
  • Performance Monitoring and Troubleshooting
  • Host Network configurations
  • And much more!

vSphere has been a disruptive technology since the day it was released enabling fast and reliable virtualization applications. VMware describes vSphere as “a powerful, flexible, and secure foundation for business agility” but that means nothing unless you have the knowledge to unlock its potential.

Today, vSphere is an essential part of the IT admin’s toolkit. But even if you use vSphere daily, don’t assume you know everything. The best practices contained here are tried and tested ways of improving the use of vSphere refined though years of teaching and supervising other IT professionals.

Have you been struggling to find an accessible resource to transform your vSphere competence to another level? This guide will get you there.

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About the Author


Ryan Birk


Ryan has been working in Information Technology for 15+ years in several distinct roles. He has been a Virtualization Consultant, Engineer and, most recently, a VMware Certified Technical Instructor. Since 2012, he has been a proud VMware vExpert and runs a blog at, which focuses on VMware home labs, and providing tips to those working with VMware on a daily basis.