This book is published in the same manner that we use to find informations from Microsoft Technet. It means that you have a webpage with two frames. On the left side there are menus which are expandable and on the right side you are able to see the individual chapters.

VMware vSphere Oline book for vSphere

This information is intended for anyone who needs to familiarize themselves with the components and capabilities of VMware vSphere. This information is for experienced Windows or Linux system administrators who are familiar with virtual machine technology and datacenter operations.

The following technical support resources are available to you. To access the current version of this book and other books, go to here.

For exemple I just clicked on vCenter Server installation, and here you go – you got a step-by-step procedure for how to do it. Great…

http://www.vladan.fr/vmware-has-put-online-new-online-book-about-vmware-vsphere/