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What You Really Need to Know About Dropbox
Dropbox offers free cloud-based storage for personal use, with highly affordable options for commercial use. But sharing files via Dropbox comes with some interesting gotchas, especially when large volumes of data are involved or when files are shared by many users. Learn how to handle these gotchas with dispatch and aplomb, and avoid potential loss of access to important files or content.
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By Ed Tittel, Kim LindrosSep 23, 2014
The Practice of Cloud System Administration: Operations in a Distributed World
This chapter from The Practice of Cloud System Administration: Designing and Operating Large Distributed Systems, Volume 2 starts with some operations management background, then discusses the operations service life cycle, and ends with a discussion of typical operations work strategies.
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By Thomas A. Limoncelli, Strata R. Chalup, Christina J. HoganSep 22, 2014
Networking for VMware Administrators: The vSphere Standard Switch
This chapter explains and describes the vSphere Standard Switch, the original recipe vSwitch included with every VMware license level. This switch includes many features to help shuffle traffic around your network.
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By Christopher Wahl, Steven PantolApr 21, 2014
Apache Hadoop YARN: A Brief History and Rationale
This chapter provides a historical account of why and how Apache Hadoop YARN came about.
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By Arun C. Murthy, Doug Eadline, Jeff Markham, Joseph Niemiec, Vinod Kumar VavilapalliMar 24, 2014

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