An Introduction to Designing VMware Environments
Designing VMware vSphere environments can be a complex topic, one that means many different things to many different people. In this chapter, we'll provide an introduction to designing VMware vSphere implementations. This introduction will give a preview of some of the more detailed discussions that take place in later chapters and will provide a framework for how the other chapters fit into the overall process.
This chapter will cover the following topics:
- The importance of functional requirements in VMware vSphere design
- The what, who, and how questions involved in VMware vSphere design and why they're important
- An overview of the VMware vSphere design process
What Is Design?