KB: P2V fails with GPT partitions in System Center Virtual Machine Manager

Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published. This one discusses how VMM does not support GPT disks on P2V targets and that to successfully migrate a machine with a GPT disk, you must first convert the disk to MBR format. ===== Symptoms A physical to virtual conversion (P2V) may fail in Microsoft System Center… Read more

Fix: GPT pass-through disks provided from Serial attached SCSI (SAS) are not supported in System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2

Just an FYI on a new System Center Virtual Machine Manager Knowledge Base article we published this morning: ===== Summary When you attach a GPT pass-through disk provided from SAS storage (Serial attached SCSI) to a highly available virtual machine by using the Hyper-V Manager or Failover Cluster Management Microsoft Management Console (MMC) snap-in, the… Read more