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Virtual Clusters: A Tamagotchi for Your Network!
First of all, if you missed out on the whole digital pet revolution, a Tamagotchi is a virtual pet. It comes in a small computer (usually attached to a keychain) and requires attention to keep it from dying. It needs to be fed, played with, and cleaned up after, all accomplished via buttons...
5 Jan 2009
So You've Gone Virtual.... Now What?
One of the main things that separates Microsoft's efforts in virtualization from those of our competitors comes down to what happens after you get your virtual machines created. It becomes all about the management of those machines. The question I hear a lot is, "How do I manage my machines...
21 Oct 2008
Microsoft's New Hyper-V Server -- A Blog Post 5 Days in the Making!
I got home from San Francisco on Friday afternoon. I had one thing in mind (this is going to be very telling about me, by the way) -- get Hyper-V Server installed. (See? VERY telling. I was on the road for a week (a couple days of it vacation) and the first thing I wanted to do...
15 Oct 2008
Microsoft Hyper-V Server Goes Live!
If you aren't familiar with Hyper-V Server 2008 (which is not the same as Microsoft Hyper-V), you can find out more about the actual product here . In a nutshell, this is the standalone virtualization server that Microsoft announced a few weeks ago. The reason I am bringing it back up? ...
1 Oct 2008
Virtualization gets bigger....
We announced this week that our own virtualization product, Microsoft Hyper-V, is now capable of scaling to an entirely new level. Hyper-V now supports 24 logical processors to take advantage of the latest processors (six core). In addition, the maximum number of virtual machines running on a Hyper-V...
25 Sep 2008
A New Choice in Virtualization
In previous posts, I've discussed Hyper-V. We have a new product out now, offering yet another option for your virtualization needs -- it's called Hyper-V Server 2008. How, you may wonder, is this product different from the Hyper-V I discussed here ? Hyper-V is Microsoft's hypervisor -- the layer of...
16 Sep 2008
What Happens in Vegas.... Gets Blogged About!
I'm sitting on an airplane as I type this. An airplane bound for Vegas. We're headed out for a team meeting. Imagine that many geeks all in one place. Then, imagine the place is Las Vegas. :) It really is nice to get together with all my co-workers, since I rarely see more than a handful of them the...
8 Sep 2008
Microsoft Changes Its Stance on Virtualization
Huge News in the virtualization world. I'm a little late getting to it, but better late than never. Microsoft has changed the official stance on virtualized environments. One of the questions I get quite often is, "Can I virtualize X?" My answer was typically the same...
5 Sep 2008
Which Virtualization Solution is Right for Me? (continued) -- Hyper-V
In the past two posts, I have covered Virtual PC and Virtual Server 2005 R2. Now, it's time to explore the Microsoft Flagship Virtualization product -- Hyper-V. Hyper-V is a part of Windows Server 2008. It is a role that is installed just like DHCP or DNS. This means that no software...
24 Jul 2008
Which Virtualization Solution is Right for Me? (continued) -- Virtual Server 2005 R2
In yesterday's post , I talked about Virtual PC . While this product absolutely has a place in most organizations, it's not always the ideal choice for your virtual machine needs. It is, as I said, a great end-user tool. It's good for demos, training, and a better solution for running...
23 Jul 2008
Which Virtualization is Right for Me?
There's no question that virtualization is a hot topic right now. At its simplest level, virtualization is nothing more than removing the link between physical and logical. The easiest-to-understand example is also the most common form of virtualization -- a virtual machine. This involves...
22 Jul 2008
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