cscript %windir%\system32\slmgr.vbs /ipk <KMS host key>Note In this command, "KMS host key" is a placeholder for the new KMS host key for Windows 8 activation or for Windows Server 2012 activation.
Important: Every KMS host key is associated with a group of Windows editions.
There are many articles, documents and discussions in Internet and there is no definitive answer about the hyper-threading usage in virtualized environment.
A processor architecture feature that allows a single processor to execute multiple independent threads simultaneously.
Every year purchase new server(s) loaded with as many disk as it can handle. Install software and transfer data from the old servers (3-4 years old) that go out of business due to reliability consideration and increased need of storage space.
(1) install Hyper-V and all updates without virtual network