Cluster Resource Type options for Hyper-V

Windows Server 2008 Clustering includes resource type specific options which are available by right clicking on the group under Applications and Services.   For Hyper-V, we have the following options. Manage virtual machine. This option opens Hyper-V Manager with connections to all participating nodes in the cluster.  **NOTE: The virtual machine configuration resource must be… Read more

How to enable Windows Server Backup support for the Hyper-V VSS Writer

Technorati Tags: Hyper-V,Windows Backup,Virtual Machine In order to enable VSS based backups of Hyper-V VMs using Windows Server Backup, you must add the following registry keys to register the Hyper-V VSS Writer with Windows Server Backup. Note that the WindowsServerBackup key is not created when installing the Windows Server Backup feature. This key must be… Read more