Hyper-V was available in late June. And today another milestone, Hyper-V Server 2008, is released.
Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 provides a simplified, reliable, and optimized virtualization solution, enabling improved server utilization and reduced costs. Since Hyper-V Server is a dedicated stand-alone product, which contains only the Windows Hypervisor, Windows Server driver model and virtualization components, it provides a small footprint and minimal overhead. Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 is a great choice for customers who want a basic and simplified virtualization solution for consolidating servers as well as for development and test environments. With most basic of virtualization features, Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 is ideal for:
· Test and Development
· Basic Server Consolidation
· Branch Office Consolidation
· Hosted Desktop Virtualization (VDI)
Here’s where to find more information on this exciting solution: