Brian Kelly, one of SoftGrid tech guru's, recently put together a really cool SoftGrid operations guide that covers day-to-day procedures for managing and operating the SoftGrid infrastructure. Here's part 1:
Introduction: This document is a draft for a SoftGrid Operations Guide for the Microsoft Virtual Application infrastructure. It provides day-to-day procedures for managing and operating the SoftGrid infrastructure.
2 Application Management Procedures: This section provides procedures for application packaging, deployment and updates.
2.1 Candidates for Virtualization: Thousands of applications have been sequenced so it is likely that your applications can be sequenced. However, some traits in an application can make it unsuitable or unable to be completely virtualized. For SoftGrid 4.1/4.2 these traits include: