Chapter 2. The Discovery Process

In this chapter, we will cover:

  • Identifying the design factors
  • Identifying stakeholders
  • Conducting stakeholder interviews
  • VMware Capacity Planner
  • Using Windows Performance Monitor
  • Identifying dependencies


This chapter will introduce you to the design factors and focus on the discovery phase of the design process.

The following image displays the phases of the design process:


Discovery is the most important phase of the design process. It is also the most time-consuming. The discovery process includes a meeting with the stakeholders to determine business requirements that the design must meet. It also includes ...

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