Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook
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Leandro Carvalho, "Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook"
Publisher: Packt Publishing | English | ISBN: 1849684421 | 2013 | PDF | 304 pages | 6 + 19 MB
Over 50 simple but incredibly effective recipes for mastering the administration of Windows Server Hyper-V
Take advantage of numerous Hyper-V best practices for administrators
Get to grips with migrating virtual machines between servers and old Hyper-V versions, automating tasks with PowerShell, providing a High Availability and Disaster Recovery environment, and much more
A practical Cookbook bursting with essential recipes
Virtualization has proved that it can help organizations to reduce costs, and the Private Cloud has created a revolution in the way we manage and control our servers with centralization and elasticity. The new Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V release from Microsoft comes with a myriad of improvements in areas such as mobility, high availability and elasticity, bringing everything you need to create, manage and build the core components of a Microsoft Private Cloud for virtualized workloads.
"Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook" is the perfect accompaniment for Hyper-V administrators looking to take advantage of all the exciting new features the release has to offer. Through practical recipes, you’ll master Hyper-V deployment, migration and management.
"Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook" is an essential resource for any Hyper-V administrator looking to migrate, install and manage their virtual machine efficiently.
With all the features of Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V covered, you will learn everything from installation to disaster recovery, security, high availability, configuration, automation, architecture and monitoring, all in a practical recipe format. The book also includes new features such as Storage and Shared Nothing Live Migration, Hyper-V Replica and Network Virtualization and much more.
With "Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook" in hand, you'll be equipped to manage your Private Cloud with ease.
What you will learn from this book
Learn to deploy, migrate and upgrade Hyper-V and virtual machines
Configure disks, network, memory, security and auditing settings for virtual machines
Take a deep dive into high availability and disaster recovery
Save time and money by getting to grips with PowerShell automation
Understand the new features around network virtualization, Shared Nothing Live Migration, Hyper-V Replica and much more
Gain a full view of your virtual machines and host servers with monitoring, reporting and troubleshooting tips
Take advantage of bonus appendice explaining Hyper-V architecture and the difference between versions
"Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook" is a practical cookbook packed with recipes showing and explaining all the features and components of Hyper-V. You’ll learn from best practices, tips and tricks and examples of how to automate daily and common tasks.
Who this book is written for
If you are an administrator who wants to master Microsoft Server Virtualization with Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V, then this book is for you.
You should be comfortable with virtualization concepts and practices, and knowledge of previous versions of Windows Server would be an advantage.
Table of Contents Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook Credits About the Author Acknowledgement About the Reviewers www.PacktPub.com Support files, eBooks, discount offers and more Why Subscribe? Free Access for Packt account holders Instant Updates on New Packt Books Preface What this book covers What you need for this book Who this book is for Conventions Reader feedback Customer support Errata Piracy Questions 1. Installing and Managing Hyper-V in Full or Server Core Mode
finished, you will see the virtual machine up and running in the new path. There's more... You can create a script to automate the process using PowerShell with the Move-VMStorage command to move a virtual machine to another location at the same server. Move-VMStorage –VMName "Windows 7" –DestinationStoragePath "E:\Windows 7\" The previous command line moves a virtual machine called Windows 7 to the destination path E:\Windows 7\. Moving all the virtual machines to a new
is a framework that is used to manage the authorization policy that allows applications to perform access control. Hyper-V uses Azman to grant access based on roles and tasks. Hyper-V authorization policies are stored in a file named InitialStore.xml, located by the path C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Hyper-V\. Once loaded through Azman, you can create and delete the access policies or apply them to groups and users. The first things to be created on Azman are Role Definitions. These are for
wbadmin.msc to open the Windows Server Backup tool. To change the backup performance options, click on Configure Performance from the pane on the right-hand side in the Windows Server Backup console. In the Optimize Backup Performance window, we have three options to select from—Normal backup performance, Faster backup performance, and Custom, as shown in the following screenshot: In the Windows Server Backup console, in the pane on the right-hand side, select the backup that you want to
check its details. The following screenshot shows an example of the Replication tab with the most common replication data: See also The Using Perfmon for logged monitoring recipe in this chapter The Using VM Monitoring recipe in this chapter Using Perfmon for logged monitoring After all preconfiguration, installation, and setting up of virtual machines, everything is up and running normally. However, what you really need to consider is what is normal. What is the regular