System Center Virtual Machine Manager R2 enhances capabilities of virtualized SAP infrastructures

System Center Virtual Machine Manager is the management tool for larger virtualized infrastructures consisting of many physical servers, potentially clusters and many virtual machines. It did provide already in its Windows Server 2008 version the capability of managing templates for the deployment of new virtual machines, controlling the migration from physical servers into virtual machines…

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Sustainable and energy efficient SAP systems on Windows

Energy efficiency and sustainability for IT infrastructures is clearly a major discussion today. There are of course quite a few environmental reasons to think about this but besides this, lowering the use of energy also improves the TCO and reduces the cost of IT infrastructures. SAP is itself fully committed to improve the energy efficiency…


SAP now supports W2K8 R2 for Hyper-V Server

While the validation of SAP applications on Windows Server 2008 R2 currently still goes on, SAP has made last week an important announcment regarding the use of Windows Server 2008 R2 for Hyper-V Server purposes. It’s now officially supported by SAP to use the new Hyper-V implementation in Windows Server 2008 R2 for the parent…