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Windows Server 2019 Essentials vs Standard

Windows Server 2019 Essentials provides capabilities for small to medium-sized businesses. How does it compare to Windows Server 2019 Standard? Let's see. Read the post here: Windows Server 2019 Essentials vs Standard … [Read more...]

Can Windows Server Standard Really Only Run 2 Hyper-V VMs?

A misunderstanding of licensing terminology and a lot of tribal knowledge has led many to believe in a limitation with standard edition - let's clear it up Read the post here: Can Windows Server Standard Really Only Run 2 Hyper-V VMs? … [Read more...]

How to Select a Placement Policy for Site-Aware Clusters

Learn the automatic placements policies and advanced settings used to maximize the availability of your virtual machines (VMs) with site-aware clusters Read the post here: How to Select a Placement Policy for Site-Aware Clusters … [Read more...]

How to Create and Manage Hot/Cold Tiered Storage

Managing hot/cold storage is similar to memory cache but on a big scale. These are the key components required to deploy tiered storage in your datacenter. Read the post here: How to Create and Manage Hot/Cold Tiered Storage … [Read more...]

How to Configure Site-Aware Clusters and Fault Domains

Discover the latest site availability and fault domain features in Windows Server 2019 plus resiliency and fault domain awareness with Storage Spaces Direct Read the post here: How to Configure Site-Aware Clusters and Fault Domains … [Read more...]

How to Configure a Quorum Cloud Witness for Failover Clustering

Most admins know a quorum has something to do with running servers, but this blog post explains its importance and how to configure for failover clustering Read the post here: How to Configure a Quorum Cloud Witness for Failover Clustering … [Read more...]

23 Questions Answered on Containers in the Microsoft Ecosystem

Curious about containers? Ben Armstrong, Program Manager at Microsoft and co-creator of Hyper-V, answers the burning questions posed by the IT community right here! Read the post here: 23 Questions Answered on Containers in the Microsoft Ecosystem … [Read more...]

Understanding the Windows Server Semi-Annual Channel

Learn all about the new Windows Server Semi-Annual Channel release option and evaluate how it will affect your deployment plans Read the post here: Understanding the Windows Server Semi-Annual Channel … [Read more...]

Hyper-V 2016 Host Mode: GUI vs Core

Trying to decide between using Hyper-V in a GUI or in Core mode? Find out how to reason through the choices in this article with pros and cons of each Read the post here: Hyper-V 2016 Host Mode: GUI vs Core … [Read more...]

Creating Nested Hyper-V machines with Windows Server 2016

Nested virtualization is ideal for experimenting with virtual machines. Find out how to set up a nested Hyper-V virtual machine in Windows Server 2016 Read the post here: Creating Nested Hyper-V machines with Windows Server 2016 … [Read more...]