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: $17.98

4.8 out of 5 stars (15 customer reviews)

43 used & new available from $16.59

Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder (Incerto)

Price: $20.52

4.2 out of 5 stars (881 customer reviews)

192 used & new available from $1.73

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

Price: $118.16

4.7 out of 5 stars (1571 customer reviews)

31 used & new available from $23.49

Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for Your Technology Business

Price: $37.64

4.4 out of 5 stars (94 customer reviews)

49 used & new available from $23.00

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

Price: $21.86

4.6 out of 5 stars (67 customer reviews)

96 used & new available from $9.21

Continuous Integration: Improving Software Quality and Reducing Risk

Price: $39.11

4.3 out of 5 stars (29 customer reviews)

62 used & new available from $21.21

Our Iceberg Is Melting

Price: $2.22

4.3 out of 5 stars (359 customer reviews)

645 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $17.97

4.5 out of 5 stars (1533 customer reviews)

209 used & new available from $10.25

Out of the Crisis (MIT Press)

Price: $40.10

4.6 out of 5 stars (121 customer reviews)

106 used & new available from $11.94

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

Price: $28.50

4.7 out of 5 stars (195 customer reviews)

88 used & new available from $23.03

Container Titles

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

Price: $27.99

5.0 out of 5 stars (1 customer reviews)

59 used & new available from $16.70

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

Price: $30.62

4.4 out of 5 stars (19 customer reviews)

69 used & new available from $16.96

Building Microservices: Designing Fine-Grained Systems

Price: $46.52

4.2 out of 5 stars (112 customer reviews)

79 used & new available from $24.12

Docker: Up & Running: Shipping Reliable Containers in Production

Price: $22.85

4.0 out of 5 stars (29 customer reviews)

61 used & new available from $14.40

Hyper-V Titles

Mastering Hyper-V Deployment

Price: $10.95

4.1 out of 5 stars (9 customer reviews)

36 used & new available from $5.99

Microsoft Private Cloud Computing

Price: $32.65

5.0 out of 5 stars (7 customer reviews)

53 used & new available from $0.99

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

Price: $8.10

4.2 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)

28 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)

36 used & new available from $35.41

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

Price: $25.56

4.0 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

74 used & new available from $0.01

OpenStack Operations Guide

Price: $9.00

4.0 out of 5 stars (1 customer reviews)

5 used & new available from $9.00

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)

87 used & new available from $23.15

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

Price: $49.66

4.8 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

33 used & new available from $21.31

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

Price: $28.46

4.2 out of 5 stars (17 customer reviews)

92 used & new available from $1.20

Linux iptables Pocket Reference

Price: $6.95

4.0 out of 5 stars (20 customer reviews)

81 used & new available from $1.94

Forensic Discovery (paperback)

Price: $50.73

4.7 out of 5 stars (16 customer reviews)

27 used & new available from $40.34

Securing Storage: A Practical Guide to SAN and NAS Security

Price: $24.96

4.0 out of 5 stars (5 customer reviews)

39 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $48.96

4.1 out of 5 stars (25 customer reviews)

80 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $24.36

4.7 out of 5 stars (101 customer reviews)

116 used & new available from $3.48

VMware vSphere and Virtual Infrastructure Security: Securing the Virtual Environment

Price: $54.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (7 customer reviews)

42 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $52.87

3.6 out of 5 stars (19 customer reviews)

55 used & new available from $12.00

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)

32 used & new available from $10.95

The Green and Virtual Data Center

Price: $79.95

4.6 out of 5 stars (7 customer reviews)

58 used & new available from $14.82

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 $6.96

Mastering VMware vSphere 5.5

Price: $44.14

4.5 out of 5 stars (80 customer reviews)

78 used & new available from $15.92

VMware vSphere Design

Price: $35.39

4.6 out of 5 stars (21 customer reviews)

51 used & new available from $15.30

VMware Private Cloud Computing with vCloud Director

Price: $37.58

5.0 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

47 used & new available from $1.49

Managing VMware Infrastructure with Windows PowerShell TFM

Price: $20.00

4.6 out of 5 stars (6 customer reviews)

31 used & new available from $0.77

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

Price: $3.50

4.3 out of 5 stars (15 customer reviews)

42 used & new available from $0.01

Administering vSphere 5: Planning, Implementing and Troubleshooting

Price: $20.76

4.3 out of 5 stars (3 customer reviews)

41 used & new available from $1.71

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

Price: $15.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (12 customer reviews)

33 used & new available from $0.01

Cloud and Virtual Data Storage Networking

Price: $70.28

4.6 out of 5 stars (6 customer reviews)

49 used & new available from $7.75

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

Price: $99.26

3.9 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: $3.67

3.5 out of 5 stars (2 customer reviews)

16 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $72.38

(0 customer reviews)

10 used & new available from $26.27

VMware ThinApp 4.7 Essentials

Price: $54.99

5.0 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)

34 used & new available from $20.63

VMware View 5 Desktop Virtualization Solutions

Price: $54.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (5 customer reviews)

48 used & new available from $4.96

VMware vSphere 5 Clustering Technical Deepdive

Price: $19.95

4.9 out of 5 stars (45 customer reviews)

45 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)

39 used & new available from $0.01

VMware vSphere Design

Price: $5.46

4.2 out of 5 stars (19 customer reviews)

41 used & new available from $0.01

Mastering VMware vSphere 5

Price: $28.72

4.5 out of 5 stars (63 customer reviews)

115 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)

42 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $58.19

4.0 out of 5 stars (9 customer reviews)

41 used & new available from $18.95

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)

44 used & new available from $2.52

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)

48 used & new available from $0.01

VMware VI3 Implementation and Administration

Price: $31.36

4.6 out of 5 stars (3 customer reviews)

46 used & new available from $6.35

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

Price: $49.99

(0 customer reviews)

1 used & new available from $49.99

Networking for VMware Administrators (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $41.33

4.5 out of 5 stars (33 customer reviews)

64 used & new available from $28.01

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

Price: $43.74

5.0 out of 5 stars (2 customer reviews)

24 used & new available from $35.38

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

Price: $59.19

4.0 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

45 used & new available from $0.01

Automating vSphere with VMware vCenter Orchestrator (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $41.20

3.4 out of 5 stars (17 customer reviews)

45 used & new available from $9.03

Administering VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.0 (VMware Press Technology)

Price: $24.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (14 customer reviews)

46 used & new available from $3.67

Storage Implementation in vSphere 5.0 (VMware Press)

Price: $53.08

4.4 out of 5 stars (11 customer reviews)

36 used & new available from $5.77

VMware vSphere PowerCLI Reference: Automating vSphere Administration

Price: $36.90

4.4 out of 5 stars (19 customer reviews)

38 used & new available from $1.13

Virtualizing Microsoft Tier 1 Applications with VMware vSphere 4

Price: $1.89

4.4 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)

41 used & new available from $0.63

VMware vSphere 4 Administration Instant Reference

Price: $1.99

4.8 out of 5 stars (6 customer reviews)

45 used & new available from $0.10

Mastering VMware vSphere 4 (Computer/Tech)

Price: $3.01

4.6 out of 5 stars (50 customer reviews)

100 used & new available from $0.01

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

Price: $53.81

4.9 out of 5 stars (8 customer reviews)

27 used & new available from $52.09

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

Price: $37.88

4.5 out of 5 stars (13 customer reviews)

38 used & new available from $12.34

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

Price: $35.75

4.4 out of 5 stars (14 customer reviews)

47 used & new available from $12.40

Xen Titles

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

Price: $50.99

4.2 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)

53 used & new available from $0.01

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