Creating a Virtual Machine to be stored on a Cluster Shared Volume

Cluster Shared Volumes is a new feature of Windows Server 2008 R2 Failover Clustering intended to enhance the capabilities of Highly Available Virtual Machines. It is recommended to utilize Cluster Shared Volumes if you intend to use the Live Migration feature of Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V. In this blog I would like to cover… Read more

Resource Hosting Subsystem (RHS) In Windows Server 2008 Failover Clusters

In this blog, I would like to explore some of the inner-workings of the Resource Host Subsystem (RHS) which is responsible for monitoring the health of the various cluster resources being provided as part of highly available services in a Failover cluster.   A Windows Server 2008 Failover Cluster is capable of providing high availability services… Read more

MDT 2010: Incorrect wimgapi.dll version causing WIM mounting issues

Today’s blog will cover an issue we have seen with Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2010.  You may see one or more of the following error messages when generating or updating boot images and other actions in MDT that involve the Lite Touch Images: Unable to mount the WIM, so the update process cannot continue. Unable to… Read more