Microsoft Hyper-V Articles

Last Updated on 10 May 2017, Total: 242 Articles and Tutorials

Microsoft Hyper-V articles and tutorials

3 3rd Party Tools
12 Backup & Recovery
85 General
29 Installation and Deployment
15 Load Balancing & High Availability
56 Management
1 Migration
21 Networking
2 P2V & V2V
9 Performance Tuning
8 Storage Management
  1. Dealing with MAC address pool duplication in Hyper-V

    MAC address pools work in Hyper-V, how to prevent making unwanted duplications, and how to fix it if you do... Read More

  2. Hyper-V Integration Services Requires a Newer Version of Windows Vista

    Taking a look at errors and issues when installing Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V integration services on a Vista virtual guest machine. Specifically, the error: “Unsupported guest OS: the specified program requires a newer version of windows”... Read More

  3. Virtual LAN (VLAN) support in Hyper-V

    How VLANs work at a high level, the system requirements, how to configure VLAN support, and an example of how you can use VLAN tagging between hosts for quick isolated subnet tests... Read More

  4. How to Install your first VMware ESX Server Guest Operating System

    Step by step article on how to install your first VMware ESX Server Guest operating system / Virtual Machine... Read More

  5. Managing Hyper-V with SystemCenter Virtual Machine Manager 2008 (Part 2)

    Taking a look at how to create virtual machines and templates using VMM... Read More

  6. Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Integration Services

    In this article, you will learn about Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Integration Services, how to install them, and supported guest operating systems... Read More

  7. Slipstreaming Hyper-V RTM

    The process of using the Windows Automated Installation Kit (WAIK) for Windows Server 2008 to slipstream the Hyper-V RTM update and the integration components... Read More

  8. Understanding and Using Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Snapshots

    How the snapshot feature works in Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V, as well as how to create a snapshot and revert to the previous snapshot using the Hyper-V Manager... Read More

  9. Managing Hyper-V with SystemCenter Virtual Machine Manager 2008 (Part 1)

    Installing and exploring System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 basics... Read More

  10. Resource Allocation in Hyper-V (Part 2)

    This article continues the series on resource allocation for virtual machines by examining CPU utilization, and talking about some of the challenges associated with obtaining accurate Performance Monitor readings in a virtual server environment... Read More

  11. Installing Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V

    The basics of setting up Hyper-V after a base Windows Server 2008 installation (64 bit) and shows how to install roles, configure basic settings and create a VM... Read More

  12. Resource Allocation in Hyper-V (Part 1)

    Proper resource allocation is critical to effectively hosting virtual machines. This article series explains how it is done... Read More