SC VMM 2008 R2 SP1 Introduction

The VMM 2008 R2 SP1 RC has been available for about a week now and hopefully you’ve had a chance to download it. If not, jump over to Microsoft Connect and search for SCVMM and get your download started in the background while you read this walkthrough of what’s new in VMM 2008 R2 SP1…. Read more

A host refresh in the System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 Administrators console fails with error 2912

Here’s another KB we published this morning.  This one talks about an issue where doing a host refresh in the SCVMM 2008 admin console generates error 2912 with 0x800700A4: ===== Symptoms In the System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 (SCVMM) Administrators console, a host refresh may fail with the following error: Error (2912) An internal… Read more

A System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 P2V conversion fails with errors 2910, 458 and 3142

Here’s another new System Center Virtual Machine Manager Knowledge Base article we just published this morning.  If you’re trying to do a P2V and it’s failing out with 2910, 458 or 3142 errors then you’ll want to check this one out: ===== Symptoms A physical to virtual (P2V) conversion in System Center Virtual Machine Manager… Read more

SCVMM 2008 R2 SP1 RC Available For Download

With the Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 RC now available it wouldn’t be hard to guess that an update to SCVMM 2008 R2 wasn’t far behind…  well here it is! We’re pleased to announce SCVMM 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 Release Candidate is now ready to download from This release adds support for Windows… Read more