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  • Blog Post: Importing and Exporting Templates in SCVMM 2012

    Hi everyone, Konstantin Zoryn here, and today I’d like to talk about importing and exporting Templates in SCVMM 2012.  System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 (VMM 2012) allows creating service and virtual machine templates and there are many ...read more
  • Blog Post: How to create a Cloud in VMM 2012

    The new articles just keeping flying into the TechNet Wiki , and this time it’s one about using SCVMM 2012 to create your own private cloud.  This article written by Microsoft MVP Leandro E. Carvalho who’s been on quite a roll lately with a lot of ...read more
  • Blog Post: Overview of a Service in SCVMM 2012

    Hi everyone, my name is Alaks Sevugan (Senior SCVMM Program Manager) and today I’d like to go over the concept of Services in SCVMM 2012.  A Service is the deployed instance of a collection of Virtual machines with applications, OS roles and features ...read more
  • Blog Post: Creating networks with SCVMM 2012

    Here’s a heads up on another interesting article I found over in the TechNet Wiki. This one is by Microsoft Partner Kristian Nese and it talks about creating both logical and virtual networks with SCVMM 2012: So far, I am really impressed by all the improvements ...read more
  • Blog Post: News, Requirements and Installation of System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012

    Here’s another article written by Microsoft MVP Leandro E. Carvalho that’s over in the TechNet Wiki. This one walks you through some of the features and requirements of SCVMM 2012: With the constant adoption of new virtualization solutions and resources ...read more
  • Blog Post: A veritable treasure trove of SCVMM 2012 information

    Hi everyone, I just wanted to give you a quick heads up on a cool resource for SCVMM 2012 that a colleague turned me on to today.  Our friends over on the Hyper-V.Nu blog have been busy at work putting the System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 ...read more
  • Blog Post: TechNet Wiki: How to use VM Templates in SCVMM 2012

    Just a quick FYI on another interesting article by Leandro Carvalho that showed up in the TechNet Wiki yesterday.  This one discusses how to use VM Templates in SCVMM 2012 to deploy a server incredibly quickly and easily: Automation! This is a word ...read more
  • Blog Post: New TechNet Wiki SCVMM 2012 article: Sorting things out in the library

    Here’s a heads up on another interesting article I found over in the TechNet Wiki. This one is by Microsoft Partner Kristian Nese and it talks about all the cool new features that are part of the library in SCVMM 2012: With all the new features in System ...read more
  • Blog Post: Creating a Private Cloud in System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 - Part 2

    Last week I posted a link to an article written by Microsoft Partner and MVP Leandro E. Carvalho that talked about building your own private cloud using System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 and now he’s back at it with part 2.  In this installment ...read more
  • Blog Post: How to create Hyper-V hosts with SCVMM 2012

    Here’s a heads up on another interesting article I found over in the TechNet Wiki. This one is by Microsoft Partner Kristian Nese and it talks about creating Hyper-V hosts with SCVMM 2012: Several new deployment options in VMM 2012 make the life of an ...read more
  • Blog Post: Using SCVMM 2012, NetApp SMI-S provider and Visio to visualize storage

    Our very own Hector Linares just posted a great article over on his blog talking about how to visualize your storage environment by using a NetApp PowerShell script that generates a Visio diagram with aggregate, volume, and LUN information.  This ...read more
  • Blog Post: Host Power Control in SCVMM 2012

    Greetings Everyone, I am Greg Cusanza, Program Manager on the SCVMM team.  Today I am going to blog about one of the interesting new features of VMM 2012, which  is the ability to control the power state of a host. We use both in-band methods ...read more
  • Blog Post: How to create Failover Clusters with SCVMM 2012

    Here’s a heads up on yet another cool article I found over on the TechNet Wiki today regarding System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012. This is another one written by Microsoft Partner Kristian Nese and it talks about creating Failover Clusters with ...read more
  • Blog Post: Updating Services in SCVMM 2012

    Hi everyone, Alaks Sevugan here, and today I’m going to talk about updating your Services.  We have already seen how image based composition makes deployment a breeze, however most of you probably deploy an application once - so the real power in ...read more
  • Blog Post: Dynamic Optimization and Power Optimization in SCVMM 2012

    Hi everyone, my name is Stephen Baron (VMM Program Manager) and I want to take a minute to tell you about a couple exciting new features in SCVMM 2012 – Dynamic Optimization and Power Optimization. Introduction System Center Virtual Machine Manager (VMM ...read more
  • Blog Post: TechNet Wiki: Optimize your cluster with VMM2012

    Here’s a heads up on another interesting article I found over in the TechNet Wiki.  This one is by Microsoft Partner Kristian Nese and it talks about Dynamic Optimization and Power Optimization in SCVMM 2012: VMM brought us a lot of new stuff. We ...read more
  • Blog Post: Sample PowerShell scripts to for networking and storage in SCVMM 2012

    Hi, I am Nitin Bhat, Program Manager on the SCVMM team. Today I am going to provide you with sample PowerShell scripts to leverage our investments made for networking and storage. These scripts would execute against the SCVMM 2012 Beta builds. The best ...read more
  • Blog Post: TechNet Wiki: The SCVMM 2012 Survival Guide

    If you’ve ever said to yourself “Wow, I sure wish I knew more about all the really cool things System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 could do” or “I wish there was a site that had all the best SCVMM 2012 resources all in one spot” then I’ve got just ...read more
  • Blog Post: How to customize and deploy a Service in SCVMM 2012

    Hi everyone, Alaks Sevugan here.  So, have been following my previous posts on Services Overview and Service Templates ? If not, this will be a good time to review the blog posts. In this post, I will be covering how to customize and deploy a Service ...read more
  • Blog Post: Troubleshooting OS Deployment of Hyper-V through SC VMM 2012

    OS Deployment of Hyper-V through SCVMM 2012 makes it very easy to turn bare metal machines into VM Hosts. The process deploys the OS and creates a consistent configuration to provide a layer of uniformity to your hosts even though there can be significant ...read more
  • Blog Post: Green IT and VMM - How to use Dynamic Optimization to Save Energy in SCVMM 2012

    Here’s another interesting article that showed up in the TechNet Wiki yesterday, published by Microsoft Partner and MVP Leandro E. Carvalho. This one discusses how to use the Dynamic Optimization feature in SCVMM 2012 to save energy and save money: System ...read more