Working with the free Hyper-V Configuration Tool from ManageEngine

ManageEngine offers a free Hyper-V Configuration Tool that comes with some nice features. But don’t expect it to replace Hyper-V…

7 days ago

Another tool for your toolbox: Using Capacity Planner for Hyper-V Replica

For those who use the Hyper-V replica feature, a tool from Microsoft can help you analyze the infrastructure required to…

1 week ago

Use baselines to ensure patch compliance for Hyper-V virtual machines

It is important that virtual machine infrastructure is kept up to date. Here’s how to use baselines to ensure patch…

1 month ago

How virtual networking changes when you adopt VMM

VMM’s approach to virtual networking is more complex than that of native Hyper-V, but the various networking components fit together…

1 month ago

Windows Virtual Desktop: What we know — and rumors we are hearing

Windows desktop virtualization has come a long way. Here's a rundown of where it came from and where it stands…

2 months ago

How to create custom-built port profiles for virtual network adapters

Using custom-built port profiles for virtual network adapters does wonders for your virtualization infrastructure. This step-by-step guide shows you how.

2 months ago

Top 3 Kubernetes networking tools and how they work

Kubernetes is a hard problem to tackle, but there’s a community of developers to make it easier for us. Case-in-point:…

2 months ago

Creating failover clusters in System Center Virtual Machine Manager

While there is technically nothing wrong with creating failover clusters from within the Failover Cluster Manager, here’s what we believe…

3 months ago

Working with user role quotas in System Center Virtual Machine Manager

An important part of setting up a private cloud is defining user role quotas for those who will be using…

3 months ago

Modifying your organization’s virtual machine templates with PowerShell

Virtual machine templates allow you to automate the VM creation process. When you need to modify them, PowerShell is the…

4 months ago