Category Archives: Windows Server 2012

PowerShell Snip of the Week (Get-SCVirutalNetworkAdapter)

  Ben Armstrong recently posted a method on Listing all the IP Addresses used by VMs.  The Method was pretty straight forward and gave back some great information.  It got me thinking of how enterprise customers could do this using … Continue reading

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System Center 2012 R2 Update Rollup 1 (KB2904734)

The System Center Team release (KB2904734) System Center 2012 R2 Update Rollup 1 today with high hopes by admins everywhere that this will start to plug some of the large holes in the products under the System Center Umbrella released  … Continue reading

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Vendor Spotlight: PHD Virtual Backup for Hyper-V

Having worked with Hyper-V for quite some time, the debut of PHD Virtual’s Backup for Hyper-V with the v7.0 release further exemplifies the impact that Hyper-V is having in the virtualization world.  If you are not familiar with PHD Virtual, … Continue reading

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Quick Tip: Quick and Dirty on When You Should Use Hyper-V Snapshots/Checkpoints.

You should create a snapshot, or checkpoint (as they are called in System Center Virtual Machine Manager), right before you make any known change to your VM that would require some sort of system or application restore if the configuration, … Continue reading

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TechNet Radio: ITProGuru vs. Hyper-V LIVE! (Part 2)

Part 2 of my chat with Dan Stolts (ITProGuru) and talk about the new LIVE features of Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012 on Technet Radio/Channel 9. More demos and banter below. TechNet Radio: ITProGuru vs. Hyper-V Live (Part 2) Demos … Continue reading

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TechNet Radio: ITProGuru vs. Hyper-V LIVE! (Part 1)

  I had a chance to sit down with Dan Stolts (ITProGuru) and talk about the new LIVE features of Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012 on Technet Radio/Channel 9.  The content comes from my recent session at the VirtG Boston … Continue reading

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VirtG Boston Deep Dive Day 2013– Hyper-V LIVE!

I have been writing a little less these days and getting out on the road a little more.  Here is my recent appearance at the VirtG Boston Deep Dive Day at the Microsoft Offices in Cambridge, MA going over the … Continue reading

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