Thank you for such strong engagement with the DidYouKnow2012.com Partner Contest (contest details here)! We’d like to congratulate the following six partners on their wins:
Day 1 Winners1. Jean-Benoit Paux (France) 2. Alex Melching (USA) 3. Wojciech Kasjanowicz (Poland)
Day 2 Winners1. Rainer Jeschor (Germany) 2. Capt Saurabh Ranjan (India) 3. Nitin Bansal (USA)
And here are the answers to the contest questions:
Day 1 Answers (DidYouKnow2012.com contains all answers)
Q1: What is the largest virtual machine that Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V will support?A1: Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V supports a VM with 64 virtual CPUs and 1 TB of RAM.
Q2: Under their dramatically simplified licensing experiences, what are the editions one must choose between when purchasing Windows Server 2012 or System Center 2012?A2: Standard & Datacenter (answers also accepted that included Essentials & Foundations).
Q3: Name two Linux distributions that Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V will support.A3: Any two of the following:
Day 2 Answers (DidYouKnow2012.com contains all answers)
Q1: How many major releases has Hyper-V had in the last 4 years?A1: 4 major releases.
Q2: Name a free tool Microsoft offers to help with Hyper-V deployment.A3: The MAP Toolkit & MDT are two great free tools that Microsoft provides to help with deployment.
Q3: Name two types of ROI that Windows Server 2012 provides beyond virtualization.A3: All submitted answers were correct, a few key examples of correct answers are RDS, Storage Enhancements (such as Storage pools and Deduplication), and Security & Compliance
Partners, we appreciate your engagement with the contest and the work you do!