What criteria makes something a software-defined technology?
Requirements of integrating a PXE server with SCVMM 2012 R2
What did Microsoft add to Hyper-V Replica in 2012 R2?
What's the difference between SDS and storage virtualization?
How does the Hyper-V parent partition architecture work?
How does a Hyper-V failover cluster work behind the scenes?
How can I avoid common virtualization mistakes?
Do we need a unique VM lifecycle management plan for every workload?
How can automation help with VM creation and maintenance?
Which VM lifecycle management tools should you use?
What exactly does VM lifecycle management involve?
Can virtualization automation software save me money?
Can virtualization software manage server power consumption?
How can virtualization reduce power consumption?
What is SR-IOV and how can it be deployed on a virtualized server?
What is VMDq and what is needed to deploy it on a virtualized server?
How can I tell if a virtual CPU is to blame for poor performance?
If one vCPU is good, why wouldn't more be better?
How is a physical CPU divided into multiple virtual CPUs?
How does virtualized connectivity help server workload performance?
Can you recover data after an unwanted Hyper-V Checkpoint restoration?
What flexibility does running Hyper-V on SCVMM 2012 R2 provide?
How is virtualization backup software licensed?
How do Hyper-V Integration Components affect performance?
What happens with Hyper-V checkpoint behind the scenes?
Is a single management tool enough for heterogeneous hypervisor environments?
What's the best way to manage a heterogeneous hypervisor environment?
What are the vSphere clustering requirements?
What do I need to create a VMDK file larger than 2 TB?
How do I use SR-IOV for Hyper-V VMs?
How do I deploy a library server for SCVMM?
How does moving huge VMDK files affect storage?
Why would you need huge virtual disk files?
What are the new security features for VMs in Hyper-V hosts?
How does a Hyper-V Replica failover work?
Exploring Microsoft Hyper-V Replica actions for VMs
VSID or VLAN ID for Hyper-V network virtualization?
What's the best way to configure a storage LUN for VMs?
What are the best VM patch management guidelines?
How does antimalware software affect VM performance?
Which storage protocol should I use for VMware vSphere?
What's the best way to configure BIOS settings for virtualization?
How does Hyper-V Integration Services work?
What does N+1 redundancy mean?
How does application containerization compare to Linux Containers?
How is containerization different from virtualization?
What is the maximum supported configuration for Hyper-V VMs?
The inner workings of Microsoft Hyper-V Replica
When to choose lights-out management compatible servers
Brand name or white box server for virtualization?
The difference between VMware's VSAN and a VSA
Hardware specs you need in a server for virtualization
Choose a backup platform that fits virtual environments
Appliance-based backup products may not fit your needs
Key resources to prevent VM live migration failures
VM performance benchmarks will speed troubleshooting
Best choice for free Hyper-V performance monitoring
What to do if a VM won't restart after a host failure
Troubleshooting a VMware DRS load balancing failure
Conflicting VMware DRS rules can prevent power-saving features
How Storage vMotion works under the hood
Reducing CPU ready time will get your hungry VMs a seat at the table
Network conflict resolution: Changing a virtual machine MAC address
Not so fast: VMware's NSX has hardware and software requirements
How VMware NSX differs from other network virtualization software
Virtualization basics: Integrating VMware HA into a failover strategy
VMware supports a massive VMDK file size, but why create a monster?
Differentiating C-state and P-state in server power management
Hardware and software approaches to improve virtual server reliability
Ask the expert: How do hypervisors control server power consumption?
Proactively prevent downtime by protecting VMs from a server fault
How vSphere Metro Storage Cluster differs from Site Recovery Manager
Base your server consolidation plan on availability and failover needs
Is there a magic number: Finding the best server consolidation ratio
Don't deploy open source cloud software willy-nilly
Local data storage or SAN: How storage location affects VM performance
Consider common bottlenecks when troubleshooting storage performance
How bad do swap files affect virtual machine performance?
How do disk latency and RAID groups affect VM performance?
Hyper-V 2012 R2 changes: What are Generation 2 virtual machines?
Which hypervisor features provide the most virtual server security?
Though OS-independent, thin hypervisors provide solid security
It's getting hot in here: Performing a hot VM clone
Virtual security tactics for Type 1 and Type 2 hypervisors
How NPIV almost guarantees unique WWNs
How can I enable automated VM resource provisioning?
What is I/O fencing and how does it work?
Ask the expert: How important is balanced VM resource allocation?
Application benchmarking paints a true picture of VM resources
How do RHEV features stack up to vSphere and Hyper-V?
Is there a rule of thumb for how often to create a snapshot?
Moving virtual machines from VMware to Hyper-V with SCVMM and MVMC
Use your PowerShell prowess to add VHD files to a Hyper-V VM
Working with the limitations of SAN-based backups and backup tools
Diagnosing the cause of failed VM snapshots
How and where should we add a second hypervisor?
What are the best backup methods and tools for my VMs?
How often should I conduct a disaster recovery test?
When is it time to consider a multi-hypervisor environment?
What are the challenges of multi-hypervisor management in the data center?