Matthijs's blog

Virtualization tools and stuff. By Matthijs ten Seldam

September, 2009

  • Using Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 for VDI

    When configuring a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure using Remote Desktop Services in Windows Server 2008 R2, you need the Remote Desktop Virtualization Host role service. Enabling that on a Windows Server 2008 R2 system with the Full UI  is rather...
  • Hyper-V Resource Kit

    This is not an announcement on the availability of the Hyper-V Resource Kit; it has been available for two months now. But I finally got the time to read the whole book. I was one of the reviewers of the book but as a reviewer you don’t get all chapters...
  • How many VM’s in a Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 cluster?

    Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 fully supports clustering. With the addition of enterprise features it has become the ideal virtualization host amongst all Microsoft platform offerings; Windows Server 2008 R2 (Standard, Enterprise, Datacenter), Microsoft Hyper...
  • ‘Missing’ network adapters in Hyper-V Server 2008 R2

    When you choose option 8 in sconfig you may notice that sconfig lists fewer network adapters than there are actually physically available. It is also possible that sconfig shows no network adapters at all. Although it may not be obvious, there is a simple...