Recommended Reading

Mastering vSphere 6 – Nick Marshall

This book is a comprehensive guide of tutorials, how-to’s, informational guides and references on truly how to Master vSphere 6.


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VCDX Boot Camp: Preparing for the VCDX Panel Defense – John Arrasjid VCDX-001, Ben Li VCDX-045, Mostafa Khalil VCDX-002

This book gives a great overview of the VCDX Panel Defense with do’s and don’ts for the defense. Additionally several design scenarios are played out.



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 IT Architect: Foundation in the Art of Infrastructure Design: A Practical Guide for IT Architects – John Yani Arrasjid VCDX-001, Mark Gabryjelski VCDX-023, Chris Mccain VCDX-079

This book helps aspiring & experienced It infrastructure architects/administrators, and those pursuing infrastructure design certifications, establish a solid foundation in the art of infrastructure design.


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VMware vSphere 6.5 Host Resources Deep DiveFrank Denneman & Niels Hagoort

Deep dive into the CPU, Memory, Storage and Network architecture of the hypervisor. Frank & Niels get down into the 1’s and 0’s explaining exactly how the hardware resources interact with the software to deliver a world class product like vSphere and ESXi.


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The Phoenix Project – A Novel About DevOps and Helping Your Business Win.


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IT Architect Series: The Journey. A Guide Book for Anyone Interested in IT Architecture – (Melissa Palmer VCDX-236)

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Mastering Technical Sales ‘The Sales Engineers Handbook’ – John Care

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