VMware Snapshots

Using Snapshots To Manage Virtual Machines   Snapshots preserve the state and data of a virtual machine at the time you take the snapshot. Snapshots are useful when you must revert repeatedly to the same virtual machine state, but you do not want to create multiple virtual machines. You can take multiple snapshots of a…

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DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol)

What is DHCP? DHCP stands for Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol. As the name suggests, DHCP is used to control the network configuration of a host through a remote server. DHCP functionality comes installed as a default feature in most of the contemporary operating systems. DHCP is an excellent alternative to the time-consuming manual configuration of…

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domain name system (DNS)

domain name system (DNS) The domain name system (DNS) is the way that internet domain names are located and translated into internet protocol (IP) addresses. The domain name system maps the name people use to locate a website to the IP address that a computer uses to locate a website. For example, if someone types winlinvmcloud.com…

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DevOps

DevOps DevOps is the blending of tasks performed by a company’s application development and systems operations teams. The term DevOps is being used in several ways. In its most broad meaning, DevOps is an operational philosophy that promotes better communication between development and operations as more elements of operations become programmable. In its most narrow…

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Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing Cloud computing is a general term for the delivery of hosted services over the internet. Cloud computing is a type of Internet-based computing that provides shared computer processing resources and data to computers and other devices on demand. It is a model for enabling ubiquitous, on-demand access to a shared pool of configurable…

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VMware

VIRTUALISATION   Virtualization in computing is the creation of a virtual (rather than actual) version of something, such as a hardware platform, operating system (OS), storage device, or network resources.   Types of virtualization   v  Hardware v  Desktop v  Software v  Memory v  Storage v  Data v  Network   Hardware   Hardware virtualization or…

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Red Hat Linux Servers

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) is a distribution of the Linux operating system developed for the business market. RHEL was formerly known as Red Hat Linux Advanced Server. RHEL is based on free, open source code. Although Red Hat makes its source code available for download, verbatim copying of the distribution is forbidden. The RHEL operating system (OS)…

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