Aidan Finn writes about Microsoft virtualization for the Petri IT Knowledgebase. He is a Microsoft Valuable Professional with the Virtual Machine (Hyper-V) expertise. Aidan has been working in IT infrastructure since 1996, and is the Technical Sales Lead for MicroWarehouse Ltd., a Microsoft value added distributor in Ireland. He runs the aidanfinn.com blog and has written or co-written books such as Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Installation And Configuration Guide, Microsoft Private Cloud Computing, and Mastering Hyper-V Deployment.
Aidan's Recent Posts
Implementing Hyper-V Replica? Learn to perform the initial copy of a Hyper-V Replica over the network in the first of series of how-to posts.
Good employees don’t appear overnight – they take time and training. Check out what challenges new IT pros face in this op-ed.
Considering a Hyper-V VM? Learn more about configuring a virtual machine on Hyper-V to run an operating system or service.
In this article, learn how redirected I/O has changed in Windows Server 2012/R2, and how you can control what networks it is used on.
Discover your upgrade options and installation process for a non-clustered or standalone Hyper-V host to Windows Server 2012 R2 or WS2012 R2 Hyper-V.
Learn more about Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 and what it can do for you in this overview! Includes licensing, GUI, cost effectiveness, and download links.
Microsoft has messed up. Check out part 3 in this op-ed series, in which we propose ways Microsoft can get back on track.
Surface, Xbox One, and Metro – oh my! Discover how Microsoft messed up its marketing in part two of this op-ed series.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is stepping down – are the company’s fumblings to blame? Learn how Microsoft dropped the ball in this new 3-part op-ed series.
How are you going to upgrade to the newest version of Hyper-V? Learn why you should use cross-version live migration to upgrade to WS2012 R2 Hyper-V.