Bookshelf

Here is our curated list of books that we feel are interesting and relevant, between us we’ve read most of them, so enjoy!

Agile Titles

The DevOps Handbook: How to Create World-Class Agility, Reliability, and Security in Technology Organizations

Price: $22.27

4.7 out of 5 stars (45 customer reviews)

34 used & new available from $16.02

Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder (Incerto)

Price: $20.08

4.3 out of 5 stars (902 customer reviews)

120 used & new available from $7.36

The Phoenix Project: A Novel about IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win

Price: $136.93

4.6 out of 5 stars (1687 customer reviews)

25 used & new available from $30.15

Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for Your Technology Business

Price: $42.50

4.4 out of 5 stars (98 customer reviews)

41 used & new available from $27.50

Release It!: Design and Deploy Production-Ready Software (Pragmatic Programmers)

Price: $21.86

4.6 out of 5 stars (67 customer reviews)

68 used & new available from $10.00

Continuous Integration: Improving Software Quality and Reducing Risk

Price: $49.06

4.3 out of 5 stars (29 customer reviews)

50 used & new available from $24.98

Our Iceberg Is Melting

Price: $6.00

4.3 out of 5 stars (376 customer reviews)

476 used & new available from $0.01

The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses

Price: $23.04

4.5 out of 5 stars (1658 customer reviews)

204 used & new available from $10.13

Out of the Crisis (MIT Press)

Price: $40.20

4.6 out of 5 stars (124 customer reviews)

71 used & new available from $9.94

Essential Scrum: A Practical Guide to the Most Popular Agile Process (Addison-Wesley Signature Series (Cohn))

Price: $32.88

4.7 out of 5 stars (205 customer reviews)

81 used & new available from $24.95

Container Titles

Building Applications on Mesos: Leveraging Resilient, Scalable, and Distributed Systems

Price: $28.05

5.0 out of 5 stars (1 customer reviews)

50 used & new available from $13.20

Ansible: Up and Running: Automating Configuration Management and Deployment the Easy Way

Price: $30.14

4.3 out of 5 stars (21 customer reviews)

53 used & new available from $15.00

Building Microservices: Designing Fine-Grained Systems

Price: $45.14

4.2 out of 5 stars (118 customer reviews)

65 used & new available from $24.32

Docker: Up & Running: Shipping Reliable Containers in Production

Price: $22.49

4.0 out of 5 stars (30 customer reviews)

52 used & new available from $8.95

Hyper-V Titles

Mastering Hyper-V Deployment

Price: $10.95

4.1 out of 5 stars (9 customer reviews)

24 used & new available from $0.01

Microsoft Private Cloud Computing

Price: $8.00

5.0 out of 5 stars (7 customer reviews)

36 used & new available from $3.22

Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V: Insiders Guide to Microsoft’s Hypervisor

Price: $8.31

4.1 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)

21 used & new available from $3.18

OpenStack Titles

OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook – Third Edition

Price: $40.99

5.0 out of 5 stars (2 customer reviews)

23 used & new available from $33.34

OpenStack Swift: Using, Administering, and Developing for Swift Object Storage

Price: $23.79

4.0 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

61 used & new available from $0.88

OpenStack Operations Guide

Price: $1.90

4.0 out of 5 stars (1 customer reviews)

7 used & new available from $1.90

Software Defined Storage with OpenStack Swift

Price:

3.6 out of 5 stars (5 customer reviews)

0 used & new available from

Security Titles

24 Deadly Sins of Software Security: Programming Flaws and How to Fix Them

Price: $40.42

4.4 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)

55 used & new available from $14.58

Securing the Virtual Environment, Included DVD: How to Defend the Enterprise Against Attack

Price: $49.99

4.7 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

19 used & new available from $16.26

Cloud Security and Privacy: An Enterprise Perspective on Risks and Compliance (Theory in Practice)

Price: $28.02

4.1 out of 5 stars (17 customer reviews)

74 used & new available from $2.71

Linux iptables Pocket Reference

Price: $6.95

3.9 out of 5 stars (21 customer reviews)

60 used & new available from $1.92

Forensic Discovery (paperback)

Price: $49.79

4.6 out of 5 stars (16 customer reviews)

15 used & new available from $40.02

Securing Storage: A Practical Guide to SAN and NAS Security

Price: $24.96

3.9 out of 5 stars (5 customer reviews)

24 used & new available from $0.01

Firewalls and Internet Security: Repelling the Wily Hacker (2nd Edition)

Price: $45.29

3.9 out of 5 stars (25 customer reviews)

66 used & new available from $2.15

TCP/IP Illustrated, Vol. 1: The Protocols (Addison-Wesley Professional Computing Series)

Price: $55.43

4.7 out of 5 stars (103 customer reviews)

62 used & new available from $1.31

VMware vSphere and Virtual Infrastructure Security: Securing the Virtual Environment

Price: $54.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (7 customer reviews)

29 used & new available from $1.38

Virtualization and Forensics: A Digital Forensic Investigator’s Guide to Virtual Environments

Price: $52.77

3.5 out of 5 stars (20 customer reviews)

48 used & new available from $15.98

VMware Titles

Administering VMware’s Site Recovery Manager

Price:

(0 customer reviews)

0 used & new available from

VMware ESXi: Planning, Implementation, and Security

Price: $36.99

4.5 out of 5 stars (2 customer reviews)

23 used & new available from $8.57

The Green and Virtual Data Center

Price: $77.55

4.6 out of 5 stars (7 customer reviews)

52 used & new available from $0.01

VMware ESX Essentials in the Virtual Data Center

Price: $79.95

4.0 out of 5 stars (3 customer reviews)

25 used & new available from $5.56

Mastering VMware vSphere 5.5

Price: $40.95

4.5 out of 5 stars (81 customer reviews)

74 used & new available from $12.96

VMware vSphere Design

Price: $36.35

4.6 out of 5 stars (21 customer reviews)

43 used & new available from $10.40

VMware Private Cloud Computing with vCloud Director

Price: $4.93

5.0 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

22 used & new available from $4.56

Managing VMware Infrastructure with Windows PowerShell TFM

Price: $20.00

4.6 out of 5 stars (6 customer reviews)

15 used & new available from $0.78

VMware Infrastructure 3: Advanced Technical Design Guide and Advanced Operations Guide (No. 3)

Price: $3.50

4.1 out of 5 stars (15 customer reviews)

32 used & new available from $0.01

Administering vSphere 5: Planning, Implementing and Troubleshooting

Price: $27.82

4.3 out of 5 stars (3 customer reviews)

22 used & new available from $1.48

vSphere 4.0 Quick Start Guide: Shortcuts down the path of Virtualization

Price: $15.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (12 customer reviews)

22 used & new available from $0.01

Cloud and Virtual Data Storage Networking

Price: $77.55

4.6 out of 5 stars (6 customer reviews)

40 used & new available from $29.98

Cloud Computing with VMware vCloud Director (Short Topics in System Administration, Volume 24)

Price: $100.01

3.8 out of 5 stars (3 customer reviews)

7 used & new available from $0.01

Foundation for Cloud Computing with VMware vSphere 4 (USENIX Short Topics in System Administration,

Price: $3.80

3.4 out of 5 stars (2 customer reviews)

8 used & new available from $0.01

Deploying the VMware Infrastructure (USENIX Short Topics in System Administration, #18)

Price: $118.71

(0 customer reviews)

6 used & new available from $17.63

VMware ThinApp 4.7 Essentials

Price: $54.99

5.0 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)

24 used & new available from $9.89

VMware View 5 Desktop Virtualization Solutions

Price: $54.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (5 customer reviews)

50 used & new available from $4.28

VMware vSphere 5 Clustering Technical Deepdive

Price: $19.95

4.9 out of 5 stars (45 customer reviews)

44 used & new available from $0.01

VMware vSphere 4.1 HA and DRS Technical deepdive

Price: $9.49

4.8 out of 5 stars (42 customer reviews)

34 used & new available from $0.01

VMware vSphere Design

Price: $5.46

4.1 out of 5 stars (19 customer reviews)

27 used & new available from $0.01

Mastering VMware vSphere 5

Price: $28.72

4.5 out of 5 stars (63 customer reviews)

113 used & new available from $0.01

VMware vSphere and Virtual Infrastructure Security: Securing the Virtual Environment

Price: $54.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (7 customer reviews)

29 used & new available from $1.38

VMware VI and vSphere SDK: Managing the VMware Infrastructure and vSphere

Price: $58.19

3.8 out of 5 stars (9 customer reviews)

30 used & new available from $1.00

VMware ESX and ESXi in the Enterprise: Planning Deployment of Virtualization Servers (2nd Edition)

Price: $49.99

4.7 out of 5 stars (6 customer reviews)

36 used & new available from $1.97

Maximum vSphere: Tips, How-Tos, and Best Practices for Working with VMware vSphere 4

Price: $39.99

4.1 out of 5 stars (11 customer reviews)

33 used & new available from $0.01

VMware VI3 Implementation and Administration

Price: $31.15

4.6 out of 5 stars (3 customer reviews)

28 used & new available from $6.20

VMware Network Virtualization: Connectivity for the Software-Designed Data Center (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $2,000.00

(0 customer reviews)

2 used & new available from $2,000.00

Networking for VMware Administrators (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $41.03

4.5 out of 5 stars (33 customer reviews)

45 used & new available from $26.62

Virtualizing and Tuning Large Scale Java Platforms (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $46.48

5.0 out of 5 stars (2 customer reviews)

12 used & new available from $23.04

VMware ESX Server in the Enterprise: Planning and Securing Virtualization Servers

Price: $59.99

4.0 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

31 used & new available from $0.01

Automating vSphere with VMware vCenter Orchestrator (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $40.96

3.3 out of 5 stars (17 customer reviews)

36 used & new available from $12.95

Administering VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.0 (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $24.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (14 customer reviews)

30 used & new available from $8.45

Storage Implementation in vSphere 5.0 (VMware Press)

Price: $52.26

4.3 out of 5 stars (11 customer reviews)

19 used & new available from $25.99

VMware vSphere PowerCLI Reference: Automating vSphere Administration

Price: $36.90

4.3 out of 5 stars (19 customer reviews)

25 used & new available from $3.99

Virtualizing Microsoft Tier 1 Applications with VMware vSphere 4

Price: $1.89

4.3 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

26 used & new available from $0.01

VMware vSphere 4 Administration Instant Reference

Price: $1.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (7 customer reviews)

35 used & new available from $0.01

Mastering VMware vSphere 4 (Computer/Tech)

Price: $2.77

4.6 out of 5 stars (51 customer reviews)

76 used & new available from $0.01

Virtualizing Microsoft Business Critical Applications on VMware vSphere (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $55.08

4.8 out of 5 stars (8 customer reviews)

20 used & new available from $24.60

VCDX Boot Camp: Preparing for the VCDX Panel Defense (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $37.98

4.4 out of 5 stars (13 customer reviews)

30 used & new available from $6.27

VMware View 5: Building a Successful Virtual Desktop (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $35.40

4.4 out of 5 stars (14 customer reviews)

31 used & new available from $9.20

Managing and Optimizing VMware vSphere Deployments (IT Best Practices)

Price: $34.99

4.1 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)

14 used & new available from $5.92

VMware vSphere 4 Implementation

Price: $63.00

4.3 out of 5 stars (9 customer reviews)

47 used & new available from $0.01

Xen Titles

Running Xen: A Hands-On Guide to the Art of Virtualization

Price: $50.99

4.1 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)

45 used & new available from $0.01

The Definitive Guide to the Xen Hypervisor

Price: $18.00

4.8 out of 5 stars (6 customer reviews)

26 used & new available from $6.77

Citrix XenDesktop Implementation: A Practical Guide for IT Professionals

Price: $40.32

3.6 out of 5 stars (14 customer reviews)

55 used & new available from $2.00

To add a book or resource to this list please contact me via Twitter as Texiwill or as vPractice, PM on VMware Communities Forum, email, or adding a comment below.

last modified: August 16th, 2016 by Edward Haletky