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19 Aug 2010 Free Administration Guide on GNU/Linux [23402]
Described as a Must-read for Serious Linux System Admins

"The GNU/Linux Advance Administration" is a 500+ page free eBook that covers Linux network, server and data administration, Linux kernel, security, clustering, configuration, tuning, optimization, migration, and coexistence with non-Linux systems. Produced by the Free Technology Academy (FTA), the complimentary book explains how to install and configure several computer services, as well as how to optimize and synchronize the resources using GNU/Linux.
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02 Aug 2010 Oracle VM Manager [23338]
Sizing and Installation Directives Provided by The Underground Oracle VM Manual

Roddy Rodstein's underground manual on Oracle's server virtualization software, Oracle VM, has a few additions since we last covered it in February. The most recent chapter update is the Oracle VM Manager Sizing and Installation where Rodstein introduces the stand-alone management solution and details its resource requirements, installation prerequisites, and installation instructions.
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07 Jul 2010 Data Center Latency Identified With Visual Heat Map Analytics [23279]
Reading the Map: Lots of Info ... If You Know What to Look For

In "Visualizing System Latency," an article by Fishworks Engineer Brendan Gregg recently published in Communications of the ACM, the author recommends the use of heat imaging as a means to overcome the shortcomings in measuring latency in terms of averages and maximums. Heat maps, in contrast, enable the visualization of a distribution over time, he writes, adding that an additional benefit of using heat imaging is that one can also infer both average and maximum latency values.
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28 Jun 2010 ZFS, Virtual Devices, and Performance [23251]
A Look at How They Work Together For a Better Understanding of IOPS and Bandwidth Performance

RAID-Z does not always provide good performance. To back that claim, Constantin Gonzalez takes a closer look at ZFS virtual devices (vdevs) and how they affect performance, particularly in relation to RAID-Z.
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22 Jun 2010 Sharing ZFS File Systems with Windows Clients [23226]
How to Use Microsoft Windows "Previous Versions" Extension with ZFS Snapshots

An entry from The Grey Blog highlights how to use Microsoft's Previous Versions shell extension to browse through ZFS snapshots. Previous Versions was developed to allow users to browse through the previous versions of a file that have been shadow copied. With this extension - a new tab in a Windows Explorer's File Properties window - users can browse and restore a previous version of a modified or deleted file, including ZFS snapshots.
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