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The Unofficial Official VCAPS5-DCA Study Guide

If you’re wondering what the best way to implement and manage a complex storage solution is, look no further than this study guide. This guide not only contains best practices for vSphere, but it has helpful implementation information about RAID, virtual disk format types, VMware storage and countless other products.

Take a look at this extensive study guide to find the answers to any questions you may have about these IT technologies. 

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