Today Microsoft published the Update Rollup 8 for the System Center 2012 R2 Suite and Windows Azure Pack.
But I want to talk about a specific feature that Microsoft has added to the Virtual Machine Manager in UR8. It is the management capability of Hyper-V Port ACLs in VMM.
Ability to deploy extended Hyper-V Port ACLs
With Update Rollup 8 for VMM, Read more [...]
Last week Microsoft has released the newest Insider Build 10565 of Windows 10.
The Insider Build 10565 includes a long awaited and hidden gem: Nested Virtualization. Before the release of build 10565 we know that nested virtualization will be included in Windows Server 2016 for running Read more [...]
A few weeks ago I bought a HP Microserver Gen8 (Intel Celeron G1610T, 2,3GHz, 2GB RAM) to continue to use the four 1TB Hitachi HDDs from my previous NAS system and 12GB RAM that are left over from other systems. The main reason for buying the HP Microserver is to play a bit with Storage Spaces Direct and the Scale-Out File Server, but I will talk about this later in another blog post.
What is really Read more [...]
Everyone who has to work with a central VMM management server installation and multiple VMM Libraries in different sites has to deal with the equivalent objects. Managing equivalent objects through the VMM console is not appropriate, if you have a lot of objects in your VMM Library.
Some weeks ago I was faced again with the equivalent Read more [...]