(Hopefully) Useful Information on Microsoft System Center, Hyper-V and Cloud

SCU Europe – Day 1

SCU at Congress Center

Today was the first day of SCU Europe, and it was a great day all round.  All the sessions I attended were informative, the keynote was fun and the people were great! First up we had the keynote by Marcel Zehner who really got all the attendees excited for the event, and injected a bit of fun with getting us to use our glow sticks… “Scream for country and wave your.. Read More

Hyper-V – Understanding Performance on Fixed and Dynamic Disks

Windows Server

Assessing virtual disk performance within a guest virtual machine hosted on Hyper-V can be a challenging exercise, as there are usually a number of items in the stack that could be causing issues.  Generally you will have your storage device, storage fabric, physical server hardware, and potential shared physical resources (such as a blade chassis).  Then there is the configuration of the presented storage within Hyper-V, and other software configuration,.. Read More