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

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