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Mastering Citrix® XenServer® by Martez Reed

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Chapter 2. Planning and Configuring XenServer® Networking

The previous chapter provided us with an overview of XenServer. We got familiar with the new and exciting features of Citrix XenServer 6.2. We learned how to install and upgrade to Citrix XenServer 6.2. Now that we have a firm grip on the installation and upgrade process, let's move on to see what XenServer has to offer with regards to virtual networking features. Citrix XenServer provides a rich feature set and robust scalability in terms of networking.

In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:

  • XenServer networking overview
  • XenServer network components
  • Network types
  • A management interface
  • A dedicated IP storage
  • Network bonding
  • QoS and jumbo frames
  • VLANs
  • Network troubleshooting

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