Gareth’s Useful Stuff

A dumping ground for things I've found useful

Gareth’s Useful Stuff

  • The Home Hyper-V Test Lab – On a Budget (Part 3)

    Let's start with a very quick re-cap: Part 1 – Covered the hardware, network configuration and some performance testing. Part 2 – Covered the storage configuration, cluster configuration and started to talk about the use of differential...
  • The Home Hyper-V Test Lab – On a Budget (Part 2)

    In Part 1 I covered the physical hardware setup around the network, storage and compute of the Home Hyper-V test lab. In Part 2, I'll cover the Hyper-V and cluster configuration, where I run the VMs from and why. And the optimisation of Read performance...
  • The Home Hyper-V Test Lab – On a Budget (Part 1)

    A few people have commented that I should post about how my home Hyper-V lab is set up, so here it is. In this blog series I'm going to show how I have my lab setup, which was designed to accomplish a few things Give me the maximum performance 'bang...