Microsoft Learning has two free e-learning offers covering Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V and SCVMM 2008.

These self-paced introductory clinics include hours of interactive content, including text, videos, demonstrations and self-tests.

Clinic 5935 - Introducing Hyper-V in Windows Server 2008

This 2-hour online clinic provides IT Professionals experienced in Windows 2000 Server or Windows Server 2003 with the knowledge and skills to implement and manage Hyper-V in an IT environment.

Topics covered in the clinic include:

  • Features of Hyper-V
  • Features of server consolidation
  • Hyper-V implementation
  • Creation of virtual machines
  • Dynamic datacenters
  • Clustering in virtual environments

Access it online at
http://www.microsoft.com/learning/elearning/course/5935.mspx

Clinic 6334: Exploring Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008

This 2-hour online clinic provides IT Professionals experienced in Windows 2000 Server or Windows Server 2003 with the knowledge to implement and manage Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008.

Topics covered in the clinic include:

  • Features and functionalities of VMM
  • Implementation and management of VMM
  • Management of VMM library
  • Management of hosts by using VMM
  • Implementation of virtual machine Self-Services

Access it online at
http://www.microsoft.com/learning/elearning/course/6334.mspx

Please note you will need to sign-in with a Live ID before accessing.