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Windows Server® 2008 Hyper-V™ Resource Kit by Janique Carbone Robert Larson and Microsoft Windows Virtualization Team

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Summary

Hyper-V provides many features, including virtual machines that expose a standard virtual hardware environment to their guest operating system and applications. Becoming familiar with the virtual hardware environment and new synthetic device model in Hyper-V is crucial to making competent decisions concerning physical workloads that can successfully be redeployed as virtual machines.

Creation, inspection, and configuration of the main components of virtual machines, including virtual hard disks and virtual networks, can be accomplished through the Hyper-V Manager. You can also use the Hyper-V Manager to configure Hyper-V Settings.

Use the Virtual Machine Connection application from within Hyper-V (or as a stand-alone application) to access ...

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