Category: Hyper-V Administration and Backup

Performing Hyper-V USB Passthrough: A Step-By-Step Guide

Virtualization technology enables the abstraction of computing, storage, and networking resources, meaning that you can create a virtual version of your physical hardware. However, in some cases, you ...

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How to Increase Disk Size in Hyper-V: The Ultimate Approach

Just as with physical servers, virtual machines (VM) require a large storage capacity to function properly. If your VM starts running low on disk space, the solution is to increase your computer’s s ...

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Top 7 Hyper-V Features in Windows Server 2019

The year of 2018 welcomed the release of Windows Server 2019, which mainly focused on solving the issues surrounding hybrid clouds, failover clustering, security, storage, and application platforms. T ...

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Complete Guide on How to Shrink and Compact Virtual Hard Disks in Hyper-V

When working with Hyper-V dynamically expanding disks, there is always a risk that those disks will grow uncontrollably and reach their maximum size in no time. The only way to deal with this issue is ...

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A How-To Guide on Setting Up Hyper-V VLANs

A virtual environment can consist of several physical servers, with multiple virtual machines (VMs) simultaneously running within each host. To ensure cooperation within such complex infrastructure, y ...

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Hyper-V Export and Import: What, Why, and How

One of the many benefits of virtualization is portability, meaning that you can easily move selected virtual machines (VMs) from one location to another without experiencing downtime or service disrup ...

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Hyper-V Storage Migration Guide

Modern organizations are interested in being mobile, flexible, and efficient so as to remain competitive in the ever-changing market. Thus, it comes as no surprise that the Hyper-V Storage Migration t ...

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How To Use Hyper-V Differencing Disks: A Complete Guide

Virtual hard disks are rightfully considered an essential part of a Hyper-V environment as they provide digital storage space for securing critical data. Hyper-V virtual hard disks can be of three typ ...

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Essential Hyper-V PowerShell Commands

Managing Hyper-V environments can be a challenging task. Thus, you need a powerful management tool which allows you to configure and control your virtual infrastructure from a central console. Even th ...

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Deploying Hyper-V VDI: A How-To Guide

In any modern business environment, the ability to access services whenever and wherever they are needed is extremely important. In recent years, virtualization technology has become increasingly adva ...

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