Virtualization Nation: Where are the borders?

This will go in the VMM FAQ for RTM, but in the meantime here is a rollup of the KBs defining support and virtualization:

897613:Microsoft Virtual Server support policy

897615: Support policy for Microsoft software running in non-Microsoft hardware virtualization software

923832: Support for server clustering between Windows Server 2003 and Virtual Server 2005 R2

888794: Considerations when hosting Active Directory domain controller in virtual hosting environments

Running Domain Controllers in Virtual Server 2005 whitepaper

Comments (2)

  1. Dugie says:

    Hey Tony, can I also put forward the following KBs?:

    Windows Server System software not explicitly supported within a VM guest:  KB 897614

    Third-party guest operating systems (Linux) supported with Virtual Server 2005 R2:  KB 917437

    SharePoint do not support Virtual Server for production environments: KB 909840


    – Dugie

  2. Absolutely, these are all published. Thanks for asking.