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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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Using Virtual Network Advanced Features

The Hyper-V network architecture allows virtual machine network traffic to be isolated from other virtual machines, the Hyper-V server, and external networks. It also allows virtual machines to be connected to each other, the Hyper-V server, corporate networks, and the Internet. Many configuration options are available and some depend on the implementation of advanced network settings.

Understanding Virtual Network Traffic Flow

There are three basic virtual network types in Hyper-V: external, internal, and private. When you create an external virtual network, you have the ability to connect virtual machines to it that require access to your corporate LAN or to the Internet. An internal network allows virtual ...

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