Installing and configuring Hyper-V
To begin virtualizing with Hyper-V Server, the first thing we need to do is install and configure the Hyper-V Server feature. In this recipe we will configure the physical drives used by Hyper-V. The steps in this recipe can be used to configure the Server 2012 Standard and Datacenter editions, as well as the free Hyper-V Server edition.
In this recipe we will set up and configure Hyper-V on our first server named
HV01. The operating system should already be installed on the
C:\ drive and configured with a network address. A separate disk,
E:\, will be used to hold our
To simplify management of the Hyper-V Server, the system is joined to a domain:
How to do it...
Carry out the following ...