Tag: VHD

Hyper-V VHDX Format Specification v1.00

Microsoft, Virtualization, Windows, Windows Server

Yesterday I posted a blog post about the new recommendations about Virtual Disks files in Hyper-V...
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Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V: Virtual Disk VHD & VHDX recommendations

Microsoft, Virtualization, Windows Server • 10 Comments

In the new released Performance Tuning Guidelines for Windows Server 2012 you can find a lot of tuning information for Windows Server 2012...
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Virtual Machine Servicing Tool 2012 released

Microsoft, System Center, Virtualization, Windows Server

In July Microsoft released the beta of the Virtual Machine Servicing Tool 2012  and two weeks ago Microsoft released the final of  the...
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Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V – How to create a new VHD from a source VHD

Microsoft, PowerShell, Virtualization, Windows Server • 4 Comments

Microsoft MVP Aidan Finn posted a interesting blog post about Virtual Hard Disk (VHD) Block...
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Updating offline VHDs via Virtual Machine Servicing Tool

Microsoft, System Center, Virtualization, Windows Server • 2 Comments

Some weeks ago Microsoft announced the beta of a solution accelerator called Virtual Machine Servicing Tool 2012. The VMST 2012 allows you...
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Hyper-V vs. VMware vSphere – Storage

Microsoft, Virtualization, Windows Server

This is another post in my series about Hyper-V vs. VMware. This time it is about storage in terms of virtualization. And as you could read...
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Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V: Convert VHD to VHDX

Microsoft, PowerShell, Virtualization, Windows, Windows Server • 5 Comments

With Windows Server 2012 Microsoft released a new Virtual Disk Format called VHDX. VHDX improves...
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