Category Archives: Virtual Machine Manager

Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V vs VMware vSphere 5.5

 On my search for comparing the newest version of VMware with Hyper-V 2012 R2 I found this chart that I think it will summarize what you need to know about…

Resolving the error message: Virtual Machine cannot be transferred. Volume C: on server is unaivalable for placement

If you are running System Center 2012 SP1 which is my case and you try to create your Virtual Machine you may have this issue when trying to do the…

System Center 2012 R2 Infrastructure overview

The notion of infrastructure provisioning is about enabling enterprises and service providers to provision physical, virtual, and cloud infrastructure that meets key requirements such as workload scale and performance, multi-tenancy,…

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 Cookbook

I definitely recommend this book for who wants to know in deep System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager SP1. http://link.packtpub.com/POCsIQ What you will learn from this book How to use…

Using SCVMM Placement Rules with Exchange Servers

Good morning my friends (not a good morning for us Canadians, specially Maple Leafs fans ) If you have Exchange Server running on your Hyper-V/SCVMM environment you may wondering how…

Update on System Center 2012 SP1 Update Rollup 2 (UR2) for Virtual Machine Manager

Yesterday Microsoft added Update Rollup 2 for System Center 2012 SP1 Virtual Machine Manager to System Center 2012 SP1 Update Rollup 2 release. The master KB article for  System Center…

How to disconnect media on all VMs in SCVMM 2008 R2 using PowerShell

Hello folks, Today I had a requirement to disable configure all VMs of a SCVMM 2008 R2 to  No Media and I could’ve gone to each one of the VMs,…