Category: Hyper-V Administration and Backup

Hyper-V Virtual Switches: Types and Configuration

Discover the 3 types of Hyper-V virtual switches: external, internal and private. Learn how to create and configure each type using Virtual Switch Manager.

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What is ReFS File System: Benefits and Best Practices

Learn about the benefits of Windows Server 2019 ReFS file system and discover how ReFS makes a difference in virtualization and backup technology.

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How to Delete a Snapshot Using Hyper-V Manager or PowerShell

Understand how Hyper-V checkpoints (snapshots) work and how to delete snapshots from Hyper-V Manager or PowerShell without losing data.

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Infrastructure Monitoring Best Practices

IT infrastructure monitoring helps proactively identify and resolve issues. Learn the best practices to improve efficiency and performance of your infrastructure.

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Hyper-V Cluster Setup on Windows Server Machines: A Step-by-Step Guide

Failover clustering is a useful feature in Microsoft Hyper-V for ensuring VM high availability. Learn how to perform Hyper-V cluster setup in Windows Server.

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Hyper-V Backup Best Practices

In a virtual environment you can’t rely on the same backup principles that you’d use in a physical environment. You need to take advantage of virtualization to make your Hyper-V backup process fas ...

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Hyper-V Checkpoints Best Practices

Virtualization has significantly changed the way businesses conduct their operations and provide services to customers. One of the most significant virtualization technologies is snapshots. This techn ...

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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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How to Merge Hyper-V Snapshots: A Step-By-Step Guide

There are times when you need to install OS updates or security patches on one of your guest virtual machines (VMs). However, the update process can sometimes go wrong, resulting in a system failure, ...

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How to Manage Hyper-V Integration Services

If you work in a virtual environment, you know that managing multiple host servers and virtual machines (VMs) can be a quite challenging task. However, the Hyper-V virtualization platform includes a s ...

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