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Windows Server® 2008 Administrator’s Companion by Charlie Russel and Sharon Crawford

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Summary

Virtualization is a rapidly expanding area in the server world, as solutions mature and needs expand. The built-in hardware support at the CPU level for virtualization provides very fast and powerful capabilities. Hyper-V is Microsoft’s hypervisor-based virtualization solution and is new to Windows Server 2008. The current version is only a beta, but is expected to be released in the second half of 2008.

In the next chapter we talk about another Windows Server 2008 technology that increases your flexibility: Terminal Services.

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