Creating Hyper-V clusters with VMM
This recipe will guide you to create a Hyper-V cluster using VMM. By using the steps provided here, you will be able to select the Hyper-V servers and join them to a cluster, configuring networking and storage resources in the process.
Prerequisites for cluster creation using VMM 2012
Make sure that the following prerequisites are met:
- You need at least two standalone Hyper-V servers and they need to be under VMM management already (see the Adding and managing Hyper-V hosts and host clusters in VMM recipe in Chapter 4, Configuring Fabric Resources in VMM).
- The hosts should meet the requirements for Failover Clustering and should be running one of the following operating systems:
- For VMM 2012: Windows Server 2008 R2 ...