New System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 SP1 hotfix rollup package available for download

Just wanted to let you know that the System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 SP1 hotfix rollup package dated July 12, 2011 was now available for download.  Here’s the text from the KB describing the update: ===== INTRODUCTION This article describes the Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 (SCVMM 2008 R2) Service… Read more

Description of the System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 Admin Console hotfix rollup package: June 8, 2010

This article describes the Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) 2008 R2 Admin Console issues that are resolved in the hotfix rollup package that was released on June 8, 2010.    List of issues that are resolved If a VM is configured to have 3 virtual processors, the SCVMM Admin Console crashes. Note To… Read more

Description of the System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 hotfix rollup package: June 8, 2010

This article describes the Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) 2008 R2 issues that are resolved in the hotfix rollup package that was released on June 8, 2010. List of issues that are fixed Issue 1 You may experience one of the following symptoms: SCVMM Admin Console does not list the GUID partition table… Read more

VMM host in Needs Attention state after installation of KB978560

Just a quick heads up on a cool support tip our very own Mike Briggs posted over on his blog about an issue where after the latest rollup for VMM R2 has been applied, you may need to update the agent on each managed host.  He says that until the agent has been updated, the… Read more

Fix: The Refresh Host Cluster job takes a long time to complete

Here in product support our job is not only to fix problems when they happen but to help prevent those problems from happening in the first place.  There are a lot of ways we approach that aspect of our job but one of the top ways we do this is simply by analyzing the issues… Read more

New KB: KB976244 – Description of the System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 hotfix rollup package: November 10, 2009

This article describes the Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 issues that are fixed in the hotfix rollup package that is dated November 10, 2009. List of issues that are fixed Issue 1 If a virtual machine that was created from a template fails during the customization phase, the owner of the virtual… Read more