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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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Assessing Performance

Actual performance data for the processor, disk, and network are used as the second layer of to determine whether or not in-scope physical servers should be excluded from the virtualization candidate pool. The following sections for the processor, disk, and network provide guidance on how to assess performance limits and exclude servers that exceed the performance limit.

Processor Performance Assessment

When assessing a physical server to determine whether or not the processor requirements will exclude a physical server from the virtualization candidate pool, you must look at the processor utilization across the entire data collection window. Using the average value allows you to ignore peak values while making the virtualization ...

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