Virtualization

New Windows Server vNext Preview Build 20201

Microsoft, Microsoft Azure, Virtualization, Windows Server

The Windows Insider and Windows Server team just announced a new Windows Server vNext Long-Term...
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Force Hyper-V Virtual Machine VM to turn off

Microsoft, PowerShell, Virtualization, Windows, Windows Server • 3 Comments

In this blog post, we are going to have a look at how you can force a Hyper-V virtual machine (VM) to turn off using the HCSDiag tool. A...
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Eject ISO from Hyper-V VM using PowerShell

Microsoft, Microsoft Azure, PowerShell, Virtualization, Windows, Windows Server

This is one of these quick and dirty blog posts mostly as a note for myself. Hyper-V offers the capability to add an ISO image to a virtual...
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Add ISO DVD Drive to a Hyper-V VM using PowerShell

Microsoft, PowerShell, Virtualization, Windows, Windows Server • 2 Comments

Hyper-V offers the capability to add an ISO image to a virtual CD/DVD drive and you can use Hyper-V...
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Azure Stack HCI version 20H2 – everything you need to know!

Hardware, Microsoft, Microsoft Azure, PowerShell, Virtualization, Windows Server • 14 Comments

Microsoft just announced the new Azure Stack HCI, delivered as an Azure hybrid service, at Microsoft Inspire 2020. Azure Stack HCI, as a...
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How to Manage Hyper-V VM Checkpoints with PowerShell

Microsoft, PowerShell, Virtualization, Windows, Windows Server • 4 Comments

In this blog post we are going to have a look at how you can create, manage, apply, and remove VM Checkpoints in Hyper-V using PowerShell....
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Run Azure Container Instances from the Docker CLI

Microsoft, Microsoft Azure, Virtualization, Windows Server

Earlier Docker announced the partnership with Microsoft to bring support to run Azure Container...
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How to Install a Windows Server Container Host

Microsoft, Microsoft Azure, PowerShell, Virtualization, Windows, Windows Server • 2 Comments

In this blog post, I want to quickly guide you through how you can install a Windows Server Container Host running Docker. This guide will...
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Run Hyper-V on Windows 10 on ARM and the Surface Pro X

Microsoft, PowerShell, Surface, Virtualization, Windows, Windows Server • 10 Comments

Here is a quick blog post on how you can run Hyper-V virtual machines (VM) on Windows 10 on ARM and the Surface Pro X. I am running the...
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HCSDiag.exe – Hyper-V Host Compute Service Diagnostics Tool

Microsoft, PowerShell, Virtualization, Windows, Windows Server • 3 Comments

As you know, Hyper-V is not just a server virtualization software anymore. Today, you can find...
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