Microsoft – Changing SID of cloned VMs

On the machine level, every computer is identified by a unique value; named Security ID or SID. SID is calculated in the process of the installation of every Windows machine. Whether the computer is part of the workgroup (or it’s just a stand-alone computer), the value of SID is not crucial. Read More …

CentOS / RHEL 7 – Regenerate UUID for Network Cards (Physical and Virtualized Environments)

Usually, when cloning VMs on virtualized systems (Hyper-V or VMware, for example) an issue could occur related to vNICs: a vNIC could be renamed and so no more the same of the old VMs (obviously). Read More …

Windows Server 2016 – Create and Enable Clustered Shared Volumes (CSV)

CSV (Cluster Shared Volumes) is a feature in Windows Server family in which shared disks are concurrently accessible to all nodes within a failover cluster. The feature was first introduced in Windows Server 2008 R2 as a way to simplify storage with clustered Hyper-V virtual machines (VMs), but this is not limited to Hyper-V applications. Read More …

Install Windows 7 on Hyper-V (Windows 10) [VIDEO]

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Ubuntu Linux Server Guest VM no Shutdown/Restart (Hyper-V)

Linux doesn’t always run smoothly on Hyper-V, although it’s undeniable that the situation has gotten substantially better as Microsoft has Read More …

Creating Generation 2 Disk (PowerShell – HyperV)

When Windows Server 2012 R2 hit the datacenter, and with it a new version of Microsoft Hyper-V, it offered the Read More …

Native VHD Boot in Windows 8

Windows 7 and Windows 8 can be booted directly from a virtual hard disk (VHD) file in the absence of Read More …

Find Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X) and AMD-V in BIOS

Most of the time, hardware virtualization technology extensions should be enabled in motherboard BIOS in order to run recent OS Read More …

Sophos UTM High Availability (HA) Cluster in Hyper-V

Deploying Sophos UTM in a High Availability pair allows for continuous uptime of the Sophos UTM services in the event Read More …