Reducing your power consumption with SCVMM 2012 and Power Optimization (PO)

I’m Hilton Lange, Software Development Engineer in the VMM 2012 team. I’d like to continue my previous article about Dynamic Optimization (DO) by telling you about its closely related sister feature, Power Optimization (PO).  DO allows you to automatically correct certain VM health issues and continually load balance the VMs in your cluster.  PO allows… Read more

Managing your cluster with SCVMM 2012’s Dynamic Optimization (DO)

I’m Hilton Lange, Software Development Engineer on the VMM team, and I’d love to share with you my personal favorite feature in VMM 2012.  We’ve introduced the ability to constantly monitor and rebalance load on your clusters by using “Dynamic Optimization”.  I’d like to explain how DO works to help you understand its behavior and… Read more

SCVMM 2012: Dynamic Optimization of the Private Cloud Infrastructure

I just came across a great blog post over on the Microsoft Server and Cloud Platform Blog that I thought I’d share with you.  It was written by Microsoft’s own Kenon Owens and covers over a lot of information about using System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager’s Dynamic Optimization feature in your private cloud infrastructure:… Read more

Dynamic Optimization and Power Optimization in SCVMM 2012

Hi everyone, my name is Stephen Baron (VMM Program Manager) and I want to take a minute to tell you about a couple exciting new features in SCVMM 2012 – Dynamic Optimization and Power Optimization. Introduction System Center Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) 2008 R2 leveraged the Performance and Resource Optimization (PRO) feature along with System… Read more

TechNet Wiki: Optimize your cluster with VMM2012

Here’s a heads up on another interesting article I found over in the TechNet Wiki.  This one is by Microsoft Partner Kristian Nese and it talks about Dynamic Optimization and Power Optimization in SCVMM 2012: VMM brought us a lot of new stuff. We will take a closer look at the optimization options this time. … Read more

Green IT and VMM – How to use Dynamic Optimization to Save Energy in SCVMM 2012

Here’s another interesting article that showed up in the TechNet Wiki yesterday, published by Microsoft Partner and MVP Leandro E. Carvalho. This one discusses how to use the Dynamic Optimization feature in SCVMM 2012 to save energy and save money: System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 (VMM2012) brings new features related to the Green IT… Read more