Windows KMS

To install a new KMS host key for Windows 8 activation or for Windows Server 2012 activation, run the following command:
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.
2015/10/19 11:01

Hyper-Threading and Virtualization

To enable or to disable hyper-threading on virtualization hosts?

There are many articles, documents and discussions in Internet and there is no definitive answer about the hyper-threading usage in virtualized environment.

About Hyper-Threading

A processor architecture feature that allows a single processor to execute multiple independent threads simultaneously.

2015/10/19 10:37

Implementing RemoteFX on HP ProLiant

Quick check list and brief instructions on hyper-V RemoteFX set up
RemoteFX requirement:
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2015/10/19 10:31

SAN vs local server storage and virtualization

The Old Story
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.
2015/10/19 10:19

Hyper-V , HP network teaming and VMSMP Event ID 28

Installing HP DL370 G6 server with 4 integrated network cards and following the HP recommendation about the installation sequence as specified:Host OS: Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise with SP1
(1) install Hyper-V and all updates without virtual network
2015/10/19 10:02