Installing Windows Server 2012 (step by step)

Great post for installing Windows Server 2012 on http://blogs.msdn.com/b/msgulfcommunity/archive/2013/03/06/installing-and-activating-windows-server-2012-step-by-step.aspx

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Everything You Wanted to Know about SR-IOV in Hyper-V - by John Howard

Part 1: http://blogs.technet.com/b/jhoward/archive/2012/03/12/everything-you-wanted-to-know-about-sr-iov-in-hyper-v-part-1.aspx Part 1 discusses emulated versus software devices, the prosand cons and constraints of each and why Microsoft is investing in SR-IOV. —————————————————————————————————– Part 2: http://blogs.technet.com/b/jhoward/archive/2012/03/13/everything-you-wanted-to-know-about-sr-iov-in-hyper-v-part-2.aspx Part 2 discusses the SR-IOV standard, physical functions(PFs) virtual functions (VFs) and the hardware requirements to make SR-IOV evenpossible. —————————————————————————————————– Part 3: http://blogs.technet.com/b/jhoward/archive/2012/03/14/everything-you-wanted-to-know-about-sr-iov-in-hyper-v-part-3.aspx Part 3 discusses device…

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Windows Server 2012 Jump Start

On June 20-21, 2012, Microsoft Learning partnered with the Microsoft Server and Tools team and Developer and Platform Evangelism (DPE) to deliver the “Windows Server 2012 Jump Start: Preparing for the Datacenter Evolution” presented by Rick Claus and Corey Hynes.  The videos from this well received events are now available here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/video/ff832960.aspx?category=MSJumpStart · Windows Server…

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Free Windows Server 2012 eBook

FREE Introduction to Windows Server 2012 eBook from Microsoft Press that can be found here

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Inject IP address into the VM during failover

Great post http://blogs.technet.com/b/virtualization/archive/2012/05/29/inject-ip-address-into-the-vm-during-failover.aspx

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WINDOWS SERVER 8 HYPER-V BETA NEW SCALE NUMBERS

I wanted to alert you to a couple of notable scalability improvements introduced with Windows Server 8 Hyper-V Beta from the Developer Preview. I’ve highlighted the Beta scalability updates below. Windows Server 8 Beta Hyper-V Scale Metrics: 160 logical processors per host 1024 VMs per host 64 nodes per cluster 4000 VMs per cluster 32…

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WS8 Beta Hyper-V Feature Comparison

Fantastic document listing and comparing Windows Server 8 Hyper-V features against Hyper-V 2008 R2 SP1,

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