Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V Cookbook – Second Edition

Key FeaturesThis book helps you gain a fresh perspective through a recipe-based approach on the new Microsoft Server 2016 Hyper-VOver 80 recipes to help you master the administrative tasks of Hyper-V and get to grips with advanced solutions and techniques for virtualizationThese hands-on advanced recipes will help you deploy, maintain, and upgrade Hyper-V virtual machinesBook DescriptionHyper-V is a Windows-based, very cost-effective virtualization solution with easy-to-use and well-known administrative consoles.With this book on your side you will master the worlds of Hyper-V deployment, migration, and management by learning tips, tricks, and best practices, especially when it comes to advanced-level tasks.You will learn how to quickly deploy and automate multiple VMs, and support Hyper-V clusters through different installation methods. You will learn the concepts efficiently with the help of up-to-date real-world examples and improve the scalability and efficiency of large-scale VM deployments with Nano Server.By the end of this book, you will be an ace Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V with the skills needed to administer and manage it effectively and survive in the brave new world of mobile-first, cloud-first. Further, take advantage of bonus appendix explaining Hyper-V and backup architecture and the difference between versions.What you will learnInstall and manage Hyper-V in Full, Server Core, and Nano ServerGet to know how to migrate and upgrade physical and virtual machinesConfigure disks, network, memory, security, and auditing settings for virtual machinesTake a deep dive into high availability and disaster recoverySave time and money by getting to grips with PowerShell automationUnderstand the new features around network and nested virtualization, distributed storage QoS, Hyper-V Replica, and much moreGain a full view of your virtual machines and host servers through monitoring, reporting, and troubleshooting tips

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