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Hyper-V

Microsoft's virtual machine capability. Introduced in Windows Server 2008, it enables multiple instances of Windows, Linux and other operating systems to run simultaneously. It uses the paravirtualization method, which requires the operating system be modified to run as a virtual machine. See virtual machine and Windows Server 2008.
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The technology enables StorageCraft ShadowProtect[R] users to boot a protected Windows system as a guest virtual machine directly on a Hyper-V host when using Windows Server 2012 R2.
Local GUI to Manage Hyper-V on Server Core and Free Hyper-V Server — Manage virtual machines, virtual hard disks and networks without remote management via the Microsoft Hyper-V Manager or Virtual Machine Manager Server.
Zerto, setting the standard for protection, recovery and migration of data in cloud and virtualized datacenters, unveils Zerto Virtual Replication for Microsoft Hyper-V at TechEd Europe today in Barcelona.
Microsoft Hyper-V enables the consolidation of workloads, helping organizations of all sizes improve server utilization and normalize costs.
Seamless Hot Restore (SHR): In the event of a VM crash or failure, SHR can quickly start a VM from an image backup while simultaneously restoring the same VM into the Hyper-V environment.
Foundation stones are Fujitsu's proven and reliable PRIMERGY x86 servers incorporating Intel virtualization technology, Fujitsu ETERNUS DX family disk storage systems, and the Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 operating system with Hyper-V virtualization technology, which includes support for live migration.
But once Microsoft proves itself "good enough" in terms of functionality, many customers will be intrigued by Hyper-V as a lower-cost alternative to VMware, Weiss says.
NEW YORK, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're a working IT professional looking to expand your expertise in Microsoft technologies in general and Hyper-V in particular, Penton Technology has just the training for you.
says “Our latest server offering Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V VMs is focused around improved scalability and performance in order to meet all types of hosting needs.
Windows Server 2012 includes arguably the most significant release of Hyper-V to date," said Rick Hoffman, Veeam Vice President of Worldwide Channels and Alliances.
This latest software also significantly expands Unitrends' support for virtual environments, featuring unrivaled data protection and disaster recovery capabilities for the Microsoft Hyper-V hypervisor.
an innovative provider of storage virtualization software and VM backup technology, announced today the release of the new StarWind Native SAN for Hyper-V V6 and improved Hyper-V Backup Plug-in.