Cheng's Random Thoughts on System Management

Senior Program Manager, MSD

February, 2009

  • NIC teaming and VMM

    Greetings folks, NIC Teaming , also called “Load Balancing and Fail-Over” (LBFO) or “Link Aggregation” or “IEEE 802.1AX-2008”, groups multiple interfaces to provide fault tolerance and load balancing for Network...
  • When should I consider running my VMM Service by using a domain account?

    Greetings folks! Hope you all had a good Valentine weekend last week! If you noticed, during your VMM Server installation, there is an option of allowing you to select a different account to run VMM Server service (VMMService) from the default...
  • Hyper-V Security Guide – beta now available

    The Hyper-V Security Guide can help you elevate the security of virtualized Windows Server environments to meet your business-critical needs. This accelerator provides IT professionals like you with recommendations to address your key security concerns...
  • VMM 2008 MP is available for download!

    Greetings, My colleague, Alan Goodman, has published a blog entry about the release of VMM 2008 MP , which consists of the following exciting reports: · Virtualization Candidates - Helps identify physical computers that are good candidates...