Category Archives: Windows 2012

Things to consider for Live Migration

Live Migration will migrate VHD files that are Directly attached to IDE or SCSI adapters , VMs that use differencing Disk cannot participate in Share Nothing Live Migration , as only differencing disks is directly attached to the IDE or … Continue reading

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Installing Hyper-v inmon Switch Extensions

Hyper-v Switch Extensions are software packages created by Microsoft partners to extend the functionality of Hyper-v switch. Developed by InMon, sFlow is the leading, multi-vendor, standard for monitoring high-speed switched and routed networks. Sflow hyper-v Switch extension is monitoring solution … Continue reading

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Features Removed or Deprecated in Windows Server 2012 R2 Preview

  The new Widows 2012 R2 has some features that has been removed check out before you start deploying it , things to consider: 1. Nor More Windows Server 2003 domain and functional levels of Active Directory 2. SMN 1.0 … Continue reading

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Apply logical Switch to Hyper-v Host Fail

when you try to apply a logical switch to Hyper-v Host , you might get an SCVMM error like the one below : Error (2915)The Windows Remote Management (WS-Management) service cannot process the request. The object was not found on … Continue reading

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Windows 2012 Hyper-v 3.0 Network Virtualization

This Blog post was inspired by a set of blog post by BrianEh at his blog http://ITProctology.blogspot.comĀ  in effort to better understand Windows 2012 Virtualization. A new feature in Hyper-v 3.0 is network virtualization which allow hosting providers to host … Continue reading

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Migrate Hyper-V File based Authorization Store to AD Authorization Store Script

MS Hyper-V implements role-based access control to define what users can and cannot do with virtual machines, after installing the Hyper-V it will always be configured to use a local XML file located at \programdata\Microsoft\Windows\Hyper-V\InitialStore.xml on the system partition. The … Continue reading

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Configuring Windows 2012 Private VLAN (PVLAN)

Among the new features brought by Widows 2012 Hyper-v 3.0 Extendable switch Is the support of PVLAN creation , you can find information about hyper-v extendable features on TechNet , PVLAN are kind of VLANS inside a VLAN a good … Continue reading

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