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Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V Cookbook by Leandro Carvalho

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Installing and running Hyper-V from a USB stick

Hyper-V Server is the free version of Hyper-V and it offers almost all the components and features that are available in Windows Server with Hyper-V. It is a Windows version containing only the Hyper-V Failover Cluster and it has to be installed as any other Windows Server on the local hard disk. What if you could run Hyper-V Server from a USB stick, allowing you to take it wherever you go in your pocket, making your Hyper-V available on any computer through a USB boot? It will come in very handy when you need a Hyper-V ready for a test environment or even just to run your virtual machines and bring all of them with you on a USB stick. In this recipe, you will see what you need and how to enable ...

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