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

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

Price: $32.24

4.7 out of 5 stars (189 customer reviews)

96 used & new available from $25.73

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

Price: $78.31

4.7 out of 5 stars (1484 customer reviews)

44 used & new available from $18.18

Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for Your Technology Business

Price: $41.27

4.5 out of 5 stars (90 customer reviews)

51 used & new available from $26.94

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

Price: $21.60

4.7 out of 5 stars (67 customer reviews)

89 used & new available from $11.25

Continuous Integration: Improving Software Quality and Reducing Risk

Price: $50.81

4.4 out of 5 stars (28 customer reviews)

78 used & new available from $19.00

Our Iceberg Is Melting

Price: $3.43

4.3 out of 5 stars (347 customer reviews)

499 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $16.66

4.5 out of 5 stars (1419 customer reviews)

212 used & new available from $10.48

Out of the Crisis (MIT Press)

Price: $36.00

4.7 out of 5 stars (119 customer reviews)

89 used & new available from $12.02

Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder (Incerto)

Price: $20.52

4.2 out of 5 stars (859 customer reviews)

203 used & new available from $4.00

Container Titles

Building Applications on Mesos

Price: $28.05

5.0 out of 5 stars (1 customer reviews)

62 used & new available from $12.49

Ansible: Up and Running

Price: $30.44

4.5 out of 5 stars (19 customer reviews)

69 used & new available from $19.28

Building Microservices

Price: $46.07

4.2 out of 5 stars (105 customer reviews)

81 used & new available from $24.97

Docker: Up & Running

Price: $22.49

4.1 out of 5 stars (28 customer reviews)

64 used & new available from $12.82

Hyper-V Titles

Mastering Hyper-V Deployment

Price: $10.95

4.2 out of 5 stars (9 customer reviews)

33 used & new available from $1.81

Microsoft Private Cloud Computing

Price: $32.48

5.0 out of 5 stars (7 customer reviews)

61 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $8.04

4.3 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)

35 used & new available from $3.03

OpenStack Titles

OpenStack Cloud Computing Cookbook – Third Edition

Price: $40.99

5.0 out of 5 stars (2 customer reviews)

32 used & new available from $40.95

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

Price: $26.82

4.0 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

67 used & new available from $1.74

OpenStack Operations Guide

Price: $3.62

4.0 out of 5 stars (1 customer reviews)

8 used & new available from $3.62

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

4.5 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)

71 used & new available from $20.03

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

Price: $47.07

4.8 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

27 used & new available from $34.90

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

Price: $28.05

4.3 out of 5 stars (17 customer reviews)

100 used & new available from $0.41

Linux iptables Pocket Reference

Price: $6.95

4.1 out of 5 stars (17 customer reviews)

76 used & new available from $1.11

Forensic Discovery (paperback)

Price: $49.79

4.7 out of 5 stars (16 customer reviews)

22 used & new available from $43.11

Securing Storage: A Practical Guide to SAN and NAS Security

Price: $30.00

4.0 out of 5 stars (5 customer reviews)

30 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $49.97

4.3 out of 5 stars (25 customer reviews)

78 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $28.89

4.7 out of 5 stars (101 customer reviews)

120 used & new available from $1.17

VMware vSphere and Virtual Infrastructure Security: Securing the Virtual Environment

Price: $54.99

4.9 out of 5 stars (7 customer reviews)

35 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $51.94

3.6 out of 5 stars (19 customer reviews)

57 used & new available from $9.99

VMware Titles

Administering VMware’s Site Recovery Manager

Price:

(0 customer reviews)

0 used & new available from

VMware ESXi: Planning, Implementation, and Security

Price: $37.08

4.5 out of 5 stars (2 customer reviews)

33 used & new available from $9.59

The Green and Virtual Data Center

Price: $79.95

4.7 out of 5 stars (7 customer reviews)

58 used & new available from $5.00

VMware ESX Essentials in the Virtual Data Center

Price: $79.95

4.0 out of 5 stars (3 customer reviews)

33 used & new available from $6.99

Mastering VMware vSphere 5.5

Price: $43.28

4.5 out of 5 stars (78 customer reviews)

87 used & new available from $19.74

VMware vSphere Design

Price: $35.49

4.7 out of 5 stars (21 customer reviews)

53 used & new available from $13.16

VMware Private Cloud Computing with vCloud Director

Price: $36.90

5.0 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

50 used & new available from $1.88

Managing VMware Infrastructure with Windows PowerShell TFM

Price: $59.99

4.7 out of 5 stars (6 customer reviews)

31 used & new available from $1.69

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

Price: $3.49

4.3 out of 5 stars (15 customer reviews)

44 used & new available from $0.14

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

Price: $15.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (12 customer reviews)

32 used & new available from $0.01

Cloud and Virtual Data Storage Networking

Price: $77.55

4.7 out of 5 stars (6 customer reviews)

46 used & new available from $7.27

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

Price: $92.28

4.0 out of 5 stars (3 customer reviews)

15 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $3.70

3.5 out of 5 stars (2 customer reviews)

14 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $48.71

(0 customer reviews)

13 used & new available from $3.39

VMware ThinApp 4.7 Essentials

Price: $54.99

5.0 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)

34 used & new available from $42.98

VMware View 5 Desktop Virtualization Solutions

Price: $54.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (5 customer reviews)

43 used & new available from $13.70

VMware vSphere 5 Clustering Technical Deepdive

Price: $19.95

4.9 out of 5 stars (44 customer reviews)

43 used & new available from $0.73

VMware vSphere 4.1 HA and DRS Technical deepdive

Price: $9.49

4.8 out of 5 stars (41 customer reviews)

43 used & new available from $0.01

VMware vSphere Design

Price: $5.46

4.3 out of 5 stars (19 customer reviews)

36 used & new available from $0.01

Mastering VMware vSphere 5

Price: $28.45

4.5 out of 5 stars (63 customer reviews)

104 used & new available from $0.01

VMware vSphere and Virtual Infrastructure Security: Securing the Virtual Environment

Price: $54.99

4.9 out of 5 stars (7 customer reviews)

35 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $48.89

4.1 out of 5 stars (9 customer reviews)

33 used & new available from $0.26

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

Price: $29.41

4.7 out of 5 stars (6 customer reviews)

34 used & new available from $1.99

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)

44 used & new available from $0.01

VMware VI3 Implementation and Administration

Price: $54.99

4.7 out of 5 stars (3 customer reviews)

38 used & new available from $5.00

Networking for VMware Administrators (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $38.24

4.5 out of 5 stars (33 customer reviews)

63 used & new available from $22.99

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

Price: $46.01

5.0 out of 5 stars (2 customer reviews)

24 used & new available from $26.42

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

Price: $59.99

4.0 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

37 used & new available from $0.01

Automating vSphere with VMware vCenter Orchestrator (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $40.39

3.5 out of 5 stars (17 customer reviews)

45 used & new available from $1.57

Administering VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.0 (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $24.99

4.9 out of 5 stars (12 customer reviews)

36 used & new available from $5.83

Storage Implementation in vSphere 5.0 (VMware Press)

Price: $53.87

4.5 out of 5 stars (11 customer reviews)

31 used & new available from $21.73

VMware vSphere PowerCLI Reference: Automating vSphere Administration

Price: $19.29

4.5 out of 5 stars (19 customer reviews)

32 used & new available from $3.86

Virtualizing Microsoft Tier 1 Applications with VMware vSphere 4

Price: $1.89

4.5 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

28 used & new available from $0.99

VMware vSphere 4 Administration Instant Reference

Price: $1.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (6 customer reviews)

49 used & new available from $0.01

Mastering VMware vSphere 4 (Computer/Tech)

Price: $3.10

4.6 out of 5 stars (50 customer reviews)

97 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $67.12

4.9 out of 5 stars (8 customer reviews)

22 used & new available from $67.12

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

Price: $37.23

4.5 out of 5 stars (13 customer reviews)

34 used & new available from $20.49

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

Price: $49.99

4.4 out of 5 stars (14 customer reviews)

37 used & new available from $24.88

Managing and Optimizing VMware vSphere Deployments (IT Best Practices)

Price: $34.99

4.1 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)

28 used & new available from $22.64

VMware vSphere 4 Implementation

Price: $63.00

4.6 out of 5 stars (9 customer reviews)

62 used & new available from $0.01

Xen Titles

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

Price: $44.42

4.3 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)

65 used & new available from $0.01

The Definitive Guide to the Xen Hypervisor

Price: $65.00

4.8 out of 5 stars (6 customer reviews)

25 used & new available from $26.20

Citrix XenDesktop Implementation: A Practical Guide for IT Professionals

Price: $24.23

3.8 out of 5 stars (14 customer reviews)

77 used & new available from $6.32

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