Virtualization host maintenance: Defining servicing windows for your VMs

As it is with all IT environments, virtualization hosts maintenance can be disruptive. Using servicing windows will make it less…

1 week ago

Everything you need to know about Virtual Machine Manager

Even as virtualization grows in popularity, some companies have yet to get onboard. Here’s how a Virtual Machine Manager can…

1 week ago

Hyper-V troubleshooting: Problems adding hosts to VMM revisited

Hyper-V troubleshooting is often trial and error, but these tips can give you a big head start to fix the…

3 weeks ago

Creating a static IP address pool for a logical network in VMM

There are situations where static IP addresses are needed for virtual machines. Here’s how to set up a pool of…

2 months ago

Get organized with host groups structure for Virtual Machine Manager

Host groups help organize your virtualization infrastructure. Virtual Machine Manager has a default host, but that may not be enough…

3 months ago

Adding a Windows file server to System Center Virtual Machine Manager

Here’s how to create an SMB file share on a Windows file server, and then bring that file share under…

3 months ago

VMM agent deployment issues? Try these solutions

There are several reasons why a Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) agent fails to install properly. Here are some solutions to…

3 months ago

Using VMware Horizon to connect to remote computers without a VPN

If you are already a VMware shop, a safe remote work solution may already be at your fingertips. Here’s more…

3 months ago

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…

4 months 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…

6 months ago