Until recently, a preponderance of businesses built their own private datacenters and deployed hundreds to thousands of servers to run their applications and store their data. IT staff spent a large amount of their time planning for space, cooling, capacity, …
In Part I of this article, you learn about the Azure Stack technology that allows organizations to deliver Azure services from within their own datacenters. You also learn about the Azure Stack Portal, services that are available to test in Azure Stack, and installation requirements. In addition, this article guides you through the installation of the Microsoft Azure Stack Technical Preview 1 Proof of Concept (POC).
This article introduces the new nested virtualization feature announced by Microsoft in Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 4. The article discusses the technology, requirements, installation steps, and how to use nested virtualization in your infrastructure.
This article is the second of a two-part series on deploying virtual machines in Azure. In Part I, you learned how to use Azure Resource Manager (ARM) PowerShell APIs to programmatically provision virtual machines. In this article, you perform the same provisioning actions using ARM templates.
This article is the first of a two-part series on deploying virtual machines in Azure. Part I will cover how to use Azure Resource Manager (ARM) PowerShell APIs to programmatically provision virtual machines. In Part Two, we will use ARM templates to perform the same provisioning actions.
This article presents an overview of the new Windows and Hyper-V container technology that Microsoft has developed for release in Windows Server 2016.
In this article, you learn how to install Hyper-V in Windows 10 and how to configure basic Hyper-V settings. You are also introduced to the Windows PowerShell cmdlet that allows you to perform Hyper-V installation, and how you can configure Hyper-V using Hyper-V Manager and Virtual Switch Manager. In addition, you learn how to create a new Virtual Machine and how to connect to it using the VMConnect tool.
This article will discuss the new Nano Server installation option in Windows Server 10 Technical Preview 2 and how to deploy it using the boot from VHD method.
This article reviews the load balancing technology available in Microsoft Azure and how they can be used to satisfy external and internal configurations.
This article describes some of the major new features in Hyper-V released in the Windows Server Technical Preview 2.