Connecting a VM Network Adapter To A Switch Using The Hyper-V WMI V2 Namespace

Following along with Adding a Network Adapter To A VM Using The Hyper-V WMI V2 Namespace you might want to connect a network adapter to a switch…  Here’s how you would that, one thing to comment on is that the object returned when calling AddResourceSettings from the previous example is the Msvm_SyntheticEthernetPortSettingData class – which…

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Adding a Network Adapter To A VM Using The Hyper-V WMI V2 Namespace

I have had a number of folks ask how to utilize the root\virtualization\v2 namespace to add a network adapter to a VM…    For some more information take a look at the following MSDN pages: Networking service, Sample: Querying networking objects.     $vmName = "Test" #Retrieve the Hyper-V Management Service, The ComputerSystem class for the…

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Important Hyper-V Fixes Included in KB 2855336 (Virtualized Active Directory corruption (bug check c00002e2) and vmms process hang)

The July Windows Server 2012/Windows 8 update (KB2855336) contains two fixes for Hyper-V scenarios that are likely to be important to a number of customers.   Both of these updates are included in the rollup KB2855336.   KB2853952 – Loss of consistency with IDE-attached virtual hard disks when a Windows Server 2012-based Hyper-V host server…

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New White Paper – Best Practices for Virtualizing and Managing SQL Server 2012

I wanted to let everyone know the SQL Server team has just published a shiny new white paper (96 pages long) that discusses all the best practices for managing SQL Server on virtual machines in Windows Server 2012…  It’s a very well done white paper and definitely worth reading. Here’s a link to it:Best Practices…

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