Archive for ‘Hyper-V’
If you’re using Hyper-V in a cluster you’ve might have noticed the CPU compability checkbox in the properties of the virtual machine.
This checkbox is there to make sure that the oldest CPU wins in terms of CPU instructions, making the newer instructions invisible for the VM and hence all is compatible.… Read the rest
Spent the last two days setting up a solution at a customer together with Mattias Olausson from Callista. Our customer wants automatic testing of the nightly builds of their software, a task managed manually until now.
Microsoft has released a new Best Practices Analyzer (BPA) for Hyper-V which will help you either plan your setup or check your existing configuration and wether it’s supported. You can find it over at Microsoft download center.
Here are some other interesting reading on the Hyper-V topic also:
Setting up XenDesktop on Hyper-V without PXE
Inventory VM’s on Hyper-V
Ben Armstrong, Virtual PC Guy
Hyper-V failover clustering options
NetApp best practices guide on file system alignment
Disaster recovery for Hyper-V snapshots
Some useful Hyper-V posts
http://www.aidanfinn.com/?p=10525… Read the rest