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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

This chapter covered best practices to address common configuration, performance, and operational issues associated with deployments of Hyper-V. You can avoid configuration issues by modifying the default virtual machine and virtual hard disk storage folders, renaming the external virtual network, enabling remote desktop, and backing up the authorization store.

Host performance issues can be avoided by selecting appropriate memory configurations, selecting and correctly configuring the right network adapters, purchasing a SAN with high-RPM SATA or SAS hard disks and iSCSI support, and utilizing RAID 0+1 to provide the maximum performance and fault tolerance.

Virtual machine performance issues can be avoided by following best practices for ...

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