Aidan provides step-by-step directions to download a virtual machine from Microsoft Azure and get it running on a local or on-premises Hyper-V host/cluster.
Microsoft announced this week that it will take the long-awaited step of moving two key client virtualization solutions—App-V and UE-V—from its Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP) suite of utilities and bundle them for free with Windows 10 Enterprise and Education.
Preparing for disaster recovery is worth more than gold when an outage occurs. When the recovery process acts and feels like muscle memory instead of a scramble to figure out what to do, a business can recover faster and avoid the costly outages that impact every organization at some time or another.
Learn all about the new improvements to Hyper-V in the Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 5.
Aidan Finn describes a common WHEA error that can be found in Hyper-V and provides a workaround.
Here we are, counting down the days and hours to 2016, and it is time once again for Aidan Finn to break out the crystal ball and make some Hyper-V predictions for the New Year.
Russell Smith discusses Microsoft’s Drawbridge research project and how it could change they way we virtualize applications in Windows Server.
Learn about new features in the Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 4 for Hyper-V and related roles and technologies.
Splish, splash. EMC has announced their “Data Lake 2.0” strategy, and it’s time to get your Isilon’s enterprise bits to get all wet.
Russell Smith shows you how to quickly deploy Windows Server containers using Docker in the latest technical preview.
Those who are looking to obtain the highest certification level in VMware’s portfolio, watch out, the company announced in a blog post by Chris Colotti that they’ve made an adjustment to the process. Gone is the final part of the defense, where in the last 15 minutes candidates would be given hypothetical troubleshooting scenarios. Instead, the time […]
Windows Server 2016 improves the speed of VHD and VHDX operations. Aidan Finn show the results using basic 1 GbE iSCSI storage.
I’ve heard a couple of feature requests for Hyper-V since I started working with Hyper-V back in 2008. Nested virtualization is one of those heavily requested features. Microsoft repeatedly said that they would love to provide Hyper-V nested virtualization, but they didn’t see the need for real world applications, outside of demos, testing, and training. As […]