Understanding Hyper-V Virtual Machine (VM) Failover Policies

In this blog I will discuss the behavior of the failure policies for a highly available Hyper-V virtual machine.  For the most part, cluster failover policies are generic and apply to all workloads on a cluster, whether it is SQL, a File Server, etc.  There is a wealth of documentation out there, but I thought… Read more

Resource Group Management Enhancements in 2008 R2 Failover Clustering – Part 2

Hi,    The first post in this series looked at two changes that have been implemented in Windows Server 2008 R2 Failover Clustering to improve group distribution and resource load balancing amongst nodes, so that each node is more likely to receive an equal number of groups after certain events (such as a move, cluster… Read more