Hyper-V Manager for Windows 7 Service Pack 1

Repost: The Remote Server Administration Tools (RSAT) for Windows 7 SP1 are now available for download. These include the latest version of Hyper-V Manager which supports both Dynamic Memory (DM) and RemoteFX. Here’s the link: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=7d2f6ad7-656b-4313-a005-4e344e43997d

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Hyper-V.nu on the SCVMM team blog

The Dutch Hyper-V.nu community mentioned on the official System Center Virtual Machine Manager team blog. Check out this System Center and Hyper-V Blog hosted by Microsoft MVPs Great work guys!

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Free Dutch Hyper-V.nu meeting on December 13!

The next Hyper-V.nu meeting is scheduled for the 13th of December. The meeting will be held in Amstelveen at the HP office. Right now we have three sessions planned: Virtualizing a Sharepoint 2010 farm by Hans Vredevoort; Dynamic Memory Management in Windows 2008 R2 Sp1 by Jeff Wouters. Differences between Hyper-V and VMWare by Peter…

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Announcement: Hyper-V Linux Integration Services v2.1 Now available

This offers: Driver support for synthetic devices Fastpath Boot Support Timesync Integrated Shutdown Symmetric Multi-processing (SMP) Support Heartbeat Pluggable Time source For more information see “Linux Integration Services v2.1 Now Available” on the Windows Virtualization Team Blog.

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System Center’s Datacenter Management and Virtualization Enablement Kit for SIs Released

The first version of Microsoft’s Datacenter Management and Virtualization Enablement Kit for System Integrators is now available. The datacenter kit contains resources for SI partners to build datacenter practices deploying Microsoft products. Materials are structured so partners can ramp up their consultants in relevant technologies and deliver POC engagements. It also showcases the integration with…

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Free ebook: Understanding Microsoft Virtualization Solutions, 2nd Edition

This is a free 450-page downloadable e-book offering from MS Press. The new version includes updates for Windows Server 2008 R2, Cloud Infrastructure, and more content around Desktop Virtualization. We’ve also added the best practice guidance for virtualizing Microsoft workloads – SQL, SharePoint and Exchange. A new edition of this FREE ebook is now available…

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Hyper-V Performance Comparison of Windows Server 2008 SP2 and Windows Server 2008 R2 on Intel Platforms

Interesting performance comparison report! Principled Technologies tested Harpertown and Nehalem servers running various Windows Server operating systems to show the benefits of processer and of operating system improvements on simulated customer workloads.  Windows Server 2008 R2 delivers over 37% more capacity on these tests on the same Nehalem-based servers. http://www.principledtechnologies.com/clients/reports/Microsoft/HyperVR2_0709.pdf

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Changes to System Center Management Suite Enterprise licensing

Since the 1st of July the Server Management Suite Licensing has changes. The biggest changes are that we have added a Server Management Suite Datacenter (SMSD). The Server Management Suite Datacenter provides rights to manage an unlimited number of operating system environments (OSEs) on a single physical server. The Server Management Suite Enterprise provides rights…

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