While I was browsing VMware Technical Resources, I noticed there are a couple of interesting documents:
- Deploying Microsoft Exchange in VMware Infrastructure - Deploying Microsoft Exchange in VMware Infrastructure offers many advantages, including higher availability,simplified recovery, and more efficient use of resources. This paper discusses best practices for running Exchange 2003 in a VMware Infrastructure environment, in the areas of servers, virtual machines, storage, and implementation. In addition, a case study shows an example architecture, and the Appendix provides some sample metrics for Exchange performance.
- Data Protection Options for Exchange - More and more customers are deploying their mission critical applications, prominently Exchange, on VMware Infrastructure platform. This paper describes various options that customers have in protecting Exchange installation against data loss. The paper also summarizes the merits of each of the options.