Microsoft Press is releasing two new titles for IT pros who work with the Hyper-V virtualization platform:

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These scenario-focused titles provide concise technical guidance and insights for troubleshooting and optimizing networking and storage with Hyper-V. Written by experienced virtualization professionals, these little books pack a lot of value into a few pages, offering a lean read with lots of real-world insights and best practices for Hyper-V optimization in Windows Server 2012.

These guides extend your knowledge and capabilities with Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012 and shares hands-on insights from a team of Microsoft virtualization experts.  They also provide pragmatic troubleshooting and optimization guidance from the field.

The author team includes Mitch Tulloch, series editor, and over a dozen individuals at Microsoft including Support Escalation Engineers, Premier Field Engineers, Program Managers, Data Center Specialists, and experts from Microsoft Consulting Services.  These short titles will be available in June in both ebook and print format and while their primary focus is on the Windows Server 2012 version of Hyper-V, much of what they cover can also be applied to previous versions of Hyper-V.  Note that these titles are not intended as systematic guides and instead cover various scenarios on how to optimize Hyper-V environments and how to troubleshoot different kinds of issues involving networking and storage for Hyper-V hosts and virtual machines.