After writing about a performance issue we had with HT (Hyper-threading) on Hyper-V hosts, and having seen this problem on more Hyper-V hosts. I thought I would give an update on the things I've...Read More
We got our S2D hardware!
So our hardware arrived and we got busy!
We unpacked the servers and saw that the 200Gb drives which were meant for the OS were inserted in the front instead of the back. This was easily fixed...Read More
WSL2016 and Storage Spaces Direct
So we were at WSL2016 in Dublin to see what the new 2016 server would bring.
Normally we wouldn't go to such a event as I think this content is better viewed from the blogs of critical IT...Read More
Remove Host from SCVMM2012R2
So i ran into the same problem as stated in this thread, with exact same error. VMM reboot, DB reboot, Remove-SCVMHost, nothing worked. I've run into lots of those problems in VMM2008R2 and it got...Read More
Use Hyper-Threading with HyperV?
There really isn't any recommendation for disabling or enabling Hyper-Threading for HyperV hosts. The general consensus seems to be, it doesn't hurt performance, so it's better to leave it on. We...Read More
Can’t delete orphaned VM files because a file is in use
We're in the process of upgrading this server from Win08R2 to Win12R2, which means we have to move a lot of VM's so we could do a reinstall on the hardware.
Moving VM's on Win08R2 without SCVMM...Read More
Destroy (delete) a VM in Hyper-V
Did you ever wonder what the “destroying” process does when deleting a Hyper-V VM in 2008R2?
I wondered, and found a blog of Ben that explains the...Read More