Core parking requirements

Core Parking has no hardware or processor dependencies In general no – there are no specific requirements. As long as the processor has more than one core, core parking will opportunistically park cores. Core parking is simply a mechanism to express to the scheduler a preference on which processors to use.  By virtue of the…

NetApp storage best practices for Microsoft Virtualisation

NetApp and Microsoft last week announced a 3 year partnership. The fruits of this partnership are already being delivered. NetApp has just released their storage best practices guidance for Microsoft Virtualisation NetApp Storage Best Practices for Microsoft Virtualization, also known as TR-3702, has been updated for the release of Hyper-V R2 and SCVMM 2008 R2. …

Who is using Microsoft’s Virtualisation solution?

Everyday there are customers choosing to use Microsoft’s Virtualisation solution over other Virtualisation solutions like VMware. Find out who these customers are and how they are getting the benefits of Virtualisation while they save money. Hit this link for these case studies If you are a customer in Australia using Microsoft’s Virtualisation solutions and…

Hyper-V R2 Poster

One page to see all the features of Hyper-V R2.

Microsoft Virtualisation – How to Videos

If I had a dollar for every time a customer and partner asked me a bout how do I get started with Microsoft’s Virtualisation solutions I could probably retire. So here is a link for the How to Videos that the Virtualisation team has released

One stop Hyper-V Technical Information and Resources

I get a lot requests for information on how do I do the following with Hyper-V Plan Install Best Practices Deployment Pre-Deployment Tools Management Performance Workload Specific Guidance Microsoft now has one page that lists these resources

Planning a Windows Server® 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Services infrastructure

The Microsoft Infrastructure an Planning guide for Windows Server 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Services Infrastructure leads the reader step by step through the process of planning a Windows Server® 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Services infrastructure. The guide addresses the following fundamental decisions and tasks: Identifying which applications and which desktops will be delivered by Remote…

Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 Documentation

Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 Server Core

Sydney and Melbourne Microsoft Virtualisation Unplugged Events – Telling it like it is

We are pleased to invite you to hear from one of the founders of x86 virtualisation. Our keynote is Kenon Owens, Technical Product Manager, Microsoft Corp. He has worked in the computer industry for over 15 years as an email and virtualisation specialist. During that time, Kenon was employed by other industry virtualisation vendors for…