Hyper-V How to Articles and News
Introduced soon after the launch of Windows Server 2008, Hyper-V is Microsoft's virtualization technology that forms the core of a family of products that compete directly with VMware's suite of virtualization offerings. While Hyper-V was initially considered to be a less capable product that VMware's virtualization platform, Microsoft has aggressively updated the product with several updates, and Hyper-V is now widely considered to be feature competitive with VMware.
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Recent Hyper-V Articles
It's a new Ask an Admin! Discover how to create, manage, and delete Hyper-V Snapshots.
Ever wondered how Hyper-V snapshots work? Wonder no more as we go take a walk through how snapshots work and mistakes to avoid.
What are the limitations of Virtual Machines (VMs) created in Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V? Read on to find out!
What is a Hyper-V snapshot? Read this Ask an Admin for an introduction to Hyper-V snapshots and when you should consider using them.
Can't get enough virtualization? Learn how to boot a Hyper-V VM to a USB drive in this tutorial by IT pro Peter de Tender.
Learn how to import Hyper-V virtual machines using Hyper-V Manager and Powershell with this helpful tutorial by Jeff Hicks.
We're back to backups! Jeff Hicks shows how to export Hyper-V virtual machines using PowerShell and Hyper-V Manager.
While there are many backup tools out there, they aren't all created equal. In this post, vExpert David Davis goes through the various types of backup tools
Daniel outlines 3 possible solutions for migrating a virtual machine between Hyper-V hosts. He discusses minimizing downtime of the VM and limiting the effect
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