Installing Windows Server 2008 x64 Web Edition as a Hyper-V Guest

In preparation for a presentation I will be doing in a few weeks I needed to setup a clean demo environment and also needed some experience creating screen casts.  After finishing the screen cast I realized that I was somewhat quiet and need to talk more while doing screen casts.  Instead of just dumping the…

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Virtualization Deep Dive Day – All Day Virtual Server and other Technology Training – Feb 20 2009

Most up to date information on event can be found on the Virtualization Group Website Virtualization Deep Dive Day – Feb 20th 2009 Location: Microsoft Corporation 201 Jones Rd. Sixth Floor – MPR A,B,C Waltham, MA 02451 Directions & Map link Attendee Register HERE! Deep Dive on Virtualization Technology – Primary Focus on Server Virtualization…

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Virtualization Webcast for All IT Pros – Online Training – What You Need To Know About The Hottest Virtualization Topics

Our team of IT Pro Evangelists including: Kevin Remde, Matt Hester, Chris Avis, Chris Henley, and Yung Chou is getting ready to start delivering a 20-part webcast series on Microsoft Virtualization Solutions on January 14, 2009. The objectives of this series are not only to help you develop technical depth on various virtualization solutions with…

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Migrating Windows Server 2003 R2 Virtual Guest from Virtual Server 2005 R2 to Hyper-V on Windows Server 2008 or Hyper-V Server Using System Center Virtual Machine Manager

There are several things you must consider before migrating a machine from Virtual Server 2005 to a Hyper-V Host.  I thought I would make a post giving the quick list of how to do this so you do not miss any steps. These steps will produce a very clean machine on your destination host and…

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Windows Connections 2008 Hyper-V Security Deck

WMS07 – Hyper-V Security and Best Practices You can get the rest of the decks from this event here    WMS07 – Hyper-V Security and Best Practices.pptx

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Windows Connections 2008 Decks

Thanks to all those that attended the Las Vegas Windows Connections this week.  Here are my decks. WMS02 – Deploying Hyper-V Best Practices WMS03 – Managing WSUS 3.0 WMS06 – Tech Intro to DPM NOTE: WMS07 – Hyper-V Security and Best Practices is not included in this post.  See other post for that deck See…

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Free Download Hyper-V Server 2008

Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 is a stand-alone product that will be available via the Microsoft Download Center free of charge. Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 does not require CALs for the product itself. CALs will be required for all Windows Server virtualized operating systems which are hosted on Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008.  This server product does…

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All About Virtualization … Microsoft Virtualization Launch

The official Microsoft Virtualization Launch is here.  Plenty of training Partner Pavilion Hand-0n Labs Ask the Experts    7:30am – 8:30am  Registration & Snack Pack Pick-up  Snack Pack Pick-up 8:30am – 9:00am  Welcome  9:00am – 10:15am  Session I: Server Virtualization and Management  10:15am – 10:25am  Break  10:25am -11:40am  Session II: How Microsoft Builds Dynamic Data Centers …

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Hyper-V released (it’s not still in beta)

I could not believe it.  Some not so savvy presenter at one of the Angelbeat events this week went on stage in front of a hundred people and told them that Hyper-V was still in beta.  My first couple thoughts were …   1) where has this guy been hiding – can he really not know that…

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Virtualization Deep Dive Day – Waltham Ma – Postponed

Greetings, Lots of questions about the Virtualization Deep Dive Day so here is the scoop.  As some of you know, this event has been in the planning for many months.  It is being run by an all volunteer organization (the local user group community).  We tried to do a bit too much with the event. For…

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Content you can expect…

  As you know by now, I am a techno geek!  Most of my Blog posts will be about technology.  I will however include non-technology information as I see fit to share (hobbies, news, etc).  I have never really been accused of having a sense of humor so you will not see a Joke of…

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