Category: Hyper-V Administration

Understanding Hyper-V VM Licensing on Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V Server 2016

VM licensing has always been a confusing topic for many users due to the multitude of implications and liabilities that it entails. Currently, Microsoft customers who want to build a highly functional ...

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How to Install Hyper-V Core: Step-By-Step Guide

What’s involved in building a Hyper-V virtual environment? First and foremost, you need a reliable and efficient Hyper-V host on which your guest VMs will run. In today’s blog post, we are going t ...

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The Complete Guide to Hyper-V Clustering – Download New eBook

Businesses of all scopes are using virtualization to their advantage, yet no company is completely downtime-proof. Interruptions in your business operations can result in a loss of revenue and affect ...

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Hyper-V Server Core vs GUI Installation: How They Compare

Starting with Windows Server 2008, Hyper-V has been available as a Windows Server role and as a standalone Hyper-V Server. There are essentially three Hyper-V installation options to choose from: GUI ...

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What Is Hyper-V Manager and How Does It Work?

Hyper-V Manager has an intuitive user interface and offers basic yet powerful functionality, which makes it a feasible option for small and medium-sized enterprises. If you wanted to find answers to c ...

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Hyper-V Networking Best Practices

In most cases when you deploy virtual machines (VMs) on Hyper-V, you need to configure network access for VMs according to your tasks. The correct Hyper-V network configuration ensures a high level of ...

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How to Run Linux on Hyper-V?

Hyper-V is a type 1 hypervisor developed by Microsoft that can be enabled on Windows machines or installed as a standalone operating system (Hyper-V Server 2016, for example). Hyper-V can run not only ...

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Full Overview of Hyper-V Dynamic Memory Best Practices

Hyper-V Dynamic Memory was first introduced in Windows Server 2008 R2 with SP1. Prior to its release, a Hyper-V virtual machine (VM) would start and run with the full amount of RAM assigned to it, whi ...

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Pros and Cons of Hyper-V Network Virtualization

Hyper-V Network Virtualization enables virtualization of network components and the building of integrated network infrastructure using hardware and software network resources. Hyper-V Network Virtual ...

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Best Hyper-V Management Tools for Your Virtual Environment

In 2008, Microsoft introduced Hyper-V as its own virtualization platform, allowing users to create and run multiple virtual machines (VMs) with various guest operating systems (OSs) within a single IT ...

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