From Virtualization to Containerization

A Guide for VMware Admins and Other Smart People

The shift from monolithic and virtualized to cloud native architectures is fundamentally good for the entire computing and application development worlds. This book is designed to help accelerate the transition for those of you who may be considering the leap.

We will provide a little historical perspective leading up to the need for a transition, and show step-by-step how your developers, operations teams and organization can successfully transition from virtualized application architectures to a more suitable microservices architecture to accelerate your company’s speed of innovation.

Download this free 100+ page eBook to learn:

The concepts of virtualization and containerization, their benefits and key differences

Types of containers and container orchestration

The concepts of service decomposition and microservices

Pros and cons of moving to cloud native

Steps to move an application from monolithic to loosely coupled microservices

How to deploy, test, and observe a sample microservices application

How to avoid the pitfalls encountered by others transitioning to cloud native