Clive Watson's Blog

Clive Watson, Datacenter Technical Specialist, Microsoft UK

August, 2007

  • Virtual Server 2005 R2 SP1 cookbooks

    "These are the first of several cookbooks to help SI partner consultants get up to speed to deploy virtualisation solutions in record time. These are step-by-step, one-stop documents with all the details, tips/tricks to build a working solution" For more...
  • New and improved Virtualization website

    The main website has undergone a major overhaul - take a look here: http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserversystem/virtualization/default.mspx I particularly like the look of the new layout, the resources seem easy to find (which wasn't always the case...
  • Paravirtualization...what's that?

    In the course of a working week with customers and partners the term ' Paravirtualization ' comes up frequently. I've linked to what wikipedia has to say about it and also show a snippet from Ben Armstrong where he answered a question on Paravirtualization...
  • Vista improves

    As you've probably seen Vista has received a few improvements available in these KB articles. I particularly like the fact that the issue: " When you copy or move a large file, the estimated time remaining takes a long time to be calculated and displayed...