January, 2010

  • Virtualizing on a Shoestring

    I just put up a way too long post on the " Windows Server Expert’s ” site on how to go cheap with virtualization ( post is here ). Lots of good stuff in  the post about Hyper-V Server and mention of James' O’Neill’s James’ ' PowerShell Hyper...
  • CSV is not Required for Live Migration

    I had this whole post all ready to go, then my lab took a power hit (poof!). At least I know what to write again! Anyhow, I received a great comment on the other “Windows Server Expert” blog about CSV and Live Migration. I had mentioned in a post about...
  • Host-based Backup of CSV Volumes

    Happy New Year! I’ve received several questions and comment about backing up VMs that reside on CSV volumes. In short, you can do it, but it’s tricky. There’s a great post on the DPM Insider blog about the challenges ( Here ). Host-based backup...