Hyper-V Best Practices – Quick Tips (1)


Best Practices for Physical Servers


Before setting up a physical server to host Hyper-V Role, download, read and understand information included in the white paper “Performance Tuning Guidelines for Windows Server 2008



  • Avoid Overloading the Server

  • Ensure High Speed Access to Storage

  • Avoid Mixing Virtual Machines that can and cannot use Integration Services

  • Configure Anti-Virus to Bypass Hyper-V Processes and Directories

  • Avoid Storing System Files on Drives used for Hyper-V Storage

  • Monitor Performance to Optimize and Manage Server Loading

I’ll be back with more best practices keep watching the blog….

Comments (2)

  1. Anonymous says:

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