Clive Watson's Blog

Clive Watson, Datacenter Technical Specialist, Microsoft UK

September, 2008

  • Server Core Configuration tool - now available

    Some of you may remember a free tool that you could use to configure Windows Server 2008 core (basically a simple GUI that allowed you to setup the system), unfortunately this tool was removed from the web . This *new* tool is uncomplied code (Script...
  • Measuring Performance on Hyper-V

    Thanks to Julius for the below link (under Biztalk 2006 R2 guidance!) http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc768535.aspx This is useful if you want a list of Hyper-V perfmon counters to monitor for CPU, Disk, Network and Memory      ...
  • MAP 3.2 beta - sign-up now

    Hopefully you've seen this announcement by now - if not take a look.  Personally I'm looking forward to the Green/Power calculations:   Source: MAP blog   Our team is pleased to announce that we are opening the Microsoft Assessment and...
  • PDC 2008 - What is PDC all about?

    This is the Software + Services PDC - but what else will be talking about, what surprises are in store? There are 20 Windows 7 sessions...I'll keep you posted on other topics and content.  Believe me this isn't to be missed!!! For a heads-up take...
  • In case you missed Live Migration on Monday

    Bob Muglia showcases the Hyper-V Live Migration platform. Bellevue, Wash., Sept. 8, 2008. You can view the video here     Technorati Tags: Hyper-V , Live Migration , Virtualizationi  
  • Microsoft Virtualization User Group UK

    I hope to see many of you at this event on Tuesday, details are here http://www.mvug.co.uk/     Location: Microsoft, Victoria, London 100 Victoria Street Auditorium No 1   Date and Time: Wednesday 24 th September 2008 1800 – 2100...
  • Useful very useful...

    http://www.virtualizationfeed.com/rss.aspx how did I manage without this RSS summary before?    Well done to VMware for achieving SVVP yesterday and joining Novell on the supported list : http://blogs.technet.com/virtualization/archive/2008...