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Migrating Hyper-V Virtual Machines – Migration and Deployment (Part 10 of 19)

Great evaluation links HERE!One of the issues some of you will have to address when moving from Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2 will be the migration of your virtualized machines onto the newer Hyper-V in Windows Server 2012

The good news is that you won’t have to re-build or recreate machine configurations.  In fact, it’s a fairly straightforward import at worst. 

In Part 10 of our “Migration and Deployment” series, my friend (and newest member of our team) Tommy Patterson provides an article describing just how it’s done.

READ HIS EXCELLENT ARTICLE HERE

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Have you done this migration yet?  Have you even bothered to try out Windows Server 2012?  What about the free Microsoft Hyper-V Server?  What do you think?

Read the original blog entry...

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