SCVMM 2012 – Creating a HA VM Cluster

During the evolution of the VMM server product from VMM 2007 to VMM 2008 R2 we saw many customers tying their workflows to VMM and even more using VMM to carve out and give compute resources to their internal departments. One consistent evolution fact of the product is that we see more and more VMM servers used as mission critical servers in customer environments. This fact makes VMM service’s highly availability feature very important for many customers, with this new feature VMM is able to sustain a failure on the VMM Service Level. Continue reading “SCVMM 2012 – Creating a HA VM Cluster”

Hyper-V SCVMM2012 announcement

Microsoft released more details about System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 at TechEd Europe 2010 last week.  The release is scheduled for H2 2011.  In the meantime, the next VMM release will be Service Pack 1 for VMM 2008 R2, probably 30 days after the release of SP1 for Windows Server 2008 R2 (to give us Dynamic Memory support).  The server SP is estimated to be RTM in March 2011. Continue reading “Hyper-V SCVMM2012 announcement”