Using Intel VTune Profiler performance analyzer on Hyper-V VMs

The Intel VTune Profiler performance analyzer can do more than monitor a system’s CPU utilization. You can use on a…

1 month ago

Remove virtual machines and virtual hard disks completely with PowerShell

Deleting virtual machines is easy, but if you don’t also remove virtual hard disks, you are left with clutter. Remove…

2 months ago

Generation 1 virtual machines: Modernize them and bring them up to date

In many companies, Generation 1 virtual machines have been superseded by Gen 2 VMs. But that doesn’t mean you can’t…

2 months ago

What to do after you migrate your virtual machines to the cloud

There are countless reference works available online (including many that I have written myself) that are designed to guide you…

3 months ago

Virtual machine converter: VMware virtual hard disks to Hyper-V

There are several ways you can convert a virtual machine from VMware to Hyper-V. Here’s how you can do it…

4 months ago

Turbo.net as an application virtualization solution: Pros & cons

If your IT shop is considering implementing Turbo.net as an application virtualization solution, this article is a must-read.

4 months ago

Port in a storm: Creating port ACLs for Hyper-V for better security

There’s no rule that says that you have to make use of port ACLs, but creating them can help you…

5 months ago

Using VMM to run scripts to manage remote Hyper-V hosts

When it comes to the bulk management of Hyper-V hosts (or of any Windows server, for that matter), I have…

5 months ago

Create virtual machines from a spreadsheet and a PowerShell script

How do you create your virtual machines? Chances are you never thought of using a spreadsheet. Here’s a walkthrough that…

6 months ago

FlexApp from Liquidware as application virtualization solution: Pros & cons

If your shop is considering using LiquidWare FlexApp as an application virtualization solution, read this article first before you decide.

7 months ago