Troubleshooting and data gathering for SCVMM

I was working with the System Center Virtual Machine Manager support team a few months back looking for a way that we could help reduce the amount of time it takes to resolve a case as well as reduce the number of incidents we get, and one of the things that was suggested at the… Read more

Using a Read Only Domain Controller as a Host in SCVMM 2008 and R2

While using a Read Only Domain Controller as a Host is possible, it is not a best practice. Nonetheless, a few customers are running into issues when attempted. One of our SCVMM engineers researched the issue and has developed the method below that addresses security needs of SCVMM. This will also appear as a Knowledge… Read more

P2V Conversion and the Source Computer

I was recently working on an issue where after performing a successful P2V conversion, we would experience intermittent timeouts while trying to connect to or ping the new VM.  We verified the IP address of the new VM, checked the DNS records, cleared the ARP cache and everything looked the way it was supposed to… Read more

Get your blogs! Virtualization and VMM help is here.

Hi and Welcome to the SCVMM Product and Support Team’s Blog.  As you all know there are many blogs available out on the web that center around Virtualization and VMM.  In this blog I want to provide you with some helpful links to individual blogs posted by members of the VMM Product Team, CSS, and… Read more