+ Post New Thread
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 16 to 17 of 17
Windows Server 2008 R2 Thread, hyper v server 2008 r2 and ups in Technical; Originally Posted by ChrisMiles Just thought I'd point out that you don't have to run 2008 r2 core to run ...
  1. #16

    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Thank Post
    Thanked 924 Times in 793 Posts
    Rep Power
    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMiles View Post
    Just thought I'd point out that you don't have to run 2008 r2 core to run hyper-v, it works perfectly fine on the full install. Also as has been said, hyper-v can control what happens to the virtual servers when it attempts to shut down.

    Also, using hyper-v, I'd strongly recommend having at least one physical DC.
    i do run hyperv on full installs normally at the time i started this i was playing round with core and decided it wasnt worth it for the sake of a bit of hard drive and memory. Its an unusual site i go to that has multiple pcs physical or virtual its all single server sites though i am trying to spread the load where appropriate with hyper v but still there is still usually only 1 dc and often as not thats the base os and any vm is an o pants the printers dont like server 08r2 or some piece of software that after being in a cupboard for years is suddely invaluable or xp/win7 package creation/testing. Where hyper v has been planned in from day 1 there is usually a base 08r2 doing naff all, a dc/fileserver/filedump/printserver then a separate admin server and if needed a ts or other and usually an xp and win7 vm for package creation/testing

  2. #17

    SYNACK's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Thank Post
    Thanked 2,749 Times in 2,322 Posts
    Blog Entries
    Rep Power
    Just an update to this thread, APC has now released a new version that works with Hyper-V and Hyper-V on server core for free: APC PowerChute Network Shutdown v3 - Free Support for Hyper-V &ESXi

  3. 5 Thanks to SYNACK:

    AButters (28th March 2012), Blue_Cookeh (28th March 2012), box_l (28th March 2012), plexer (25th April 2012), zag (29th March 2012)

+ Post New Thread
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12

Similar Threads

  1. ESXi of Hyper V for server 2008
    By duxbuz in forum Thin Client and Virtual Machines
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 28th March 2010, 04:04 PM
  2. Server 2008 R2 RC & Ms Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 Beta
    By Kamran7860 in forum Windows Server 2008 R2
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 12th May 2009, 07:04 PM
  3. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 5th May 2009, 03:17 PM
  4. Backup solutions for server 2008 hyper-v
    By ZeroHour in forum Windows Server 2008
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 7th March 2009, 01:23 AM
  5. Hyper-V without Server 2008
    By Zoom7000 in forum How do you do....it?
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 24th September 2008, 09:45 PM

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts