What’s New in Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012–Part 6 of 8 for Virtualization Review

And the saga continues on virtualizationreview.com …. This time we’re looking at security in Hyper-V, using Bitlocker Drive Encryption on Clustered Shared Volumes 2.0 storage and my favourite new Hyper-V feature: Replica. Read it here.

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What’s New in Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012–Part 5 of 8 for Virtualization Review

Finally it’s time to leave networking in Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012 behind and move on to other areas of improvement. In part 5 of the series for virtualizationreview.com I look at scalability, NUMA, cluster patching and VM monitoring. Read it here.

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What’s New in Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012–Part 4 of 8 for Virtualization Review

Part four of looking at what’s new in Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V is now live at virtualizationreview.com, you can read it here. This is the last part that covers networking enhancements; focusing on NIC teaming and other improvements for data centre networking.

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What’s New in Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012–Part 3 of 8 for Virtualization Review

Continuing my technical deep dive of what’s new in Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012, part 3 is now live at virtualizationreview.com . This time I cover Single Root I/O Virtualization (SR-IOV), Dynamic Virtual Machine Queuing and Receive Side Scaling (RSS). Read it here.

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What’s New in Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012–Part 2 of 8 for Virtualization Review

Even though the virtualization review.com site calls it “Hyper-V 3 Deep Dive” (and Microsoft doesn’t use the “version 3” moniker) this is indeed the second part of my deep dive on Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012. This time around I cover Software Defined Networking (SDN) and how SCVMM 2012 SP1 helps out with this, and how you might need a Network Virtualization Gateway. Read it here.

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What’s New in Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012–Part 1 of 8 for Virtualization Review

The first part in an nine part, deep dive, series on what’s new in Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012 is now live on virtualizationreview.com. The first eight parts will cover individual, technical enhancements, whilst the last part will compare Hyper-V to VMWare’s VSphere 5.1.

In this part I cover the extensible virtual switch, along with other networking enhancements. You can read the article here.