Windows 8 Server Hyper-V Live Migration Without Shared Storage

UPDATE 04/06/2012 – The KDC bug I mention at the bottom of this post has been fixed in Server 2012 Release Candidate. Tested a live migration from a remote WIndows 8 Release Preview client, and all went well.

Hyper-V in Windows 8 Server has had a major uplift. As much as I like working with […]

Protected: Manage Server 2008 R2 From Windows 8 Server

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Protected: Enable RemoteFX on Windows 8 Server Beta

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Installing Configuration Manager 2012 on Windows 8 Server

With the recent release of the Windows 8 Consumer Preview, the first thing that any self-respecting IT Pro tries to do is to break it đŸ™‚ And what better way than to set up a Windows 8 Server instance as a Configuration Manager 2012 standalone primary site, complete with SQL instance?

Actually it’s not just […]

Sysprep/OOBE experience in Windows 8 Server

I recently fired up a couple of Windows 8 Server Hyper-V VMs to do some testing, and used a dynamically-expanding parent VHD with a couple of differencing disks to do so.

The process was pretty much exactly that of any other Windows operating system:

Install the operating system Patch/install stuff according to taste and requirements […]