Tag: Windows Server 2012

Microsoft Server Posterpedia Windows 8.1 App just updated

Microsoft, Microsoft Azure, Office 365, PowerShell, System Center, Virtualization, Windows, Windows Server • One Comment

Some days ago Microsoft released some of the new architecture poster for Windows Server 2012 R2...
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EMC – SMB 3.0 is the Future of Storage

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At the moment I am working in a lot of customer cloud deployment projects and the huge topic at the moment are networking and storage. In...
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Hyper-V Network Virtualization: NVGRE Offloading

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At the moment I spend a lot of time working with Hyper-V Network Virtualization in Hyper-V, System Center Virtual Machine Manager and with...
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Connect Microsoft Hyper-V Network Virtualization Gateway in System Center Virtual Machine Manager

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If you are using Hyper-V Network Visualization you can use the Microsoft Hyper-V Network...
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Connect IPAM with System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager

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In System Center 2012 SP1 Virtual Machine Manager you already had an option to feed information into your IPAM (IP Address Management which...
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Hyper-V over SMB: SMB Direct (RDMA)

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Another important part of SMB 3.0 and Hyper-V over SMB is the performance. In the past you could use iSCSI, Fiber Channel or FCoE (Fiber...
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Hyper-V over SMB: SMB Multichannel

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As already mentioned in my first post, SMB 3.0 comes with a lot of different supporting features...
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How to configure Availability Sets in Virtual Machine Manager

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Microsoft first introduced Availability Sets in Windows Azure and with System Center 2012 SP1 this feature also came to the Private Cloud....
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Recommended Hotfixes and Updates for Windows Server 2012 Failover Clusters

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Back in March I posted links to two TechNet Wiki Pages where all the available Failover Cluster and Hyper-V hotfixes were listed (List of...
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What is Hyper-V over SMB?

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With the release of Windows Server 2012 Microsoft offers a new way to store Hyper-V Virtual Machine...
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