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October, 2007

  • VMM: MP for VMM is live

    The Management Pack for SCVMM is now available in the donwload center: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=fd03b1e6-d7a8-44b4-bc2f-676565d042c2&DisplayLang=en
  • VMM: Troubleshooting Setup

    We'll be updating our Configuring a Remote Instance of SQL Server topic very soon with some new information, as noted below - feeback welcome. Configuring the Remote Instance of SQL Server On the remote instance of SQL Server that you specify during...
  • VMM: Install VM Additions

    VMM does not install VM Additions for you. For example, assume you have just converted a physical server (P2V). You need to install the VM Additions. There are two ways: Administrator Console CLI If you have to do this once, you will...
  • VMM: Script VM Additions in PS

    The following information on scripting the installation of VM Additions using VMM/PowerShell is copied from the VMM Scripting Guide, coming to the SCVMM Library on TechNet soon. InstallVMAdditions.ps1 You can use the InstallVMAdditions.ps1 script...
  • Tester Community

    There is a new community site for Test open today over on MSDN at: http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/testing/default.aspx "At the Tester Center, our goal is to provide a community where software testers can share knowledge and learn from each other...
  • VMM: new WP on Managing Host Clusters with VMM

    The new white paper " Managing Virtual Server Host Clustering using System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2007" is available in the download center at: http://download.microsoft.com/download/3/2/8/32849b7a-4f69-4c20-a988-333d954b3500/VMMandVSHostClustering_final...
  • BBC: Tax "them"

    Interesting article here says the Beeb (well, BBC.com) will start advertising on the sites accessed by non-Brits. Funny kind of "audience targeting" if you ask me...< emphasis mine > "There are a number of reasons behind this decision. The bulk...
  • Parkwheel

    This guy understands innovation: http://flickr.com/photos/hno/186714777/in/photostream/
  • VMM: What's Cooking?

    The System Builder's Shop Talk blog yesterday links to the some useful Virtualization Cookbooks , including: Microsoft® Virtual Server 2005 R2 Service Pack 1 and Microsoft® System Center Virtual Machine Manager The goal of this cookbook is to provide...
  • VMM: VMM Releases QFE

    You want update 942372 from http://update.microsoft.com/microsoftupdate . Find the related kb article at http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;942372 Please ignore the APPLIES TO • Microsoft System Center Configuration...
  • VMM: Where's the boeuf, rindfleisch, ビーフ, carne de vaca?

    Some folks have asked "Where is the <non-english language> installer for VMM already?" It's in there. The "English" download includes all the languages VMM supports: English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese, Chinese simplified, Chinese...
  • VMM: Windows Server Virtualization Guide Beta

    The Infrastructure Planning and Design Series beta releases for SoftGrid Application Virtualization and Windows Server Virtualization are available as open beta downloads. Windows Server Virtualization Guide A virtualized computing environment can...
  • VMM: New KB articles

    Recently published knowledge base articles: · 942372 When you try to create a template from a Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2-based virtual machine in System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2007, the job fails http://support.microsoft.com/default...
  • VMM: About Virtual Machine Manager Self-Service

    My colleague put the following together to answer a customer question, passing it on to you. VMM Help, which is posted in the VMM TechNet Library ( http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb740766.aspx ), contains several good sources of information...
  • VMM GPM Starts a Blog

    You can't get closer to the bone for information on the next version of VMM than reading the new blog here . Enjoy!