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Introducing Windows Server® 2008 by The Microsoft Windows Server Team, Mitch Tulloch

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Managing Virtual Machines in Windows Server 2008

At the time of this writing, the MMC snap-in for managing virtual machines that is provided with Windows Server virtualization is still evolving, but I wanted to give you a quick preview here. Figure 3-7 shows the Windows Virtualization Management console for a near-Beta 3 build of Windows Server 2008. The console tree on the left displays the name of the server, while the Details pane in the middle shows a number of virtual machines, most of them in an Off state and two in a Saved state. The Actions pane on the right lets you manage virtualization settings, import virtual machines, connect to a virtual machine, and perform other tasks.

Figure 3-7. Windows Virtualization Management console

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