Category Archives: Hyper-V

Synthetic FibreChannel Port Failed to finish reserving resources

So its a Saturday afternoon playing my 2 years old and a phone call came to end it ;-), so one of our customer had an issue with live migrating virtual machines with vFC disks attached to it. The first error I logged was: Live migration of ‘Virtual Machine XXX-XXX-XXX’ failed. Virtual machine migration operation… Read More »

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Enable Nested Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V on VMware vSphere 5.5

Actually the topic itself is almost redundant but I couldn’t find a single post with results that actually work without going through comments by various readers, so after thorough testing I came with the hereunder results and it should work 100% guaranteed =). First: I’d recommend visiting this page “Running Nested VMs” as its a… Read More »

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Hyper-V 3 Resource Metering

Well I’ve been working on this project and I found it interesting to share a little script which I created for that purpose:   Enable-VMResourceMetering Measure-VM And you’re ready to run the script: For something better and more elite I suggest you would go over here “http://poshstats.net/” but if you’re like me and just can’t… Read More »

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vSphere 5.x Tip To Toe: Multi Hypervisor Management from vCenter

Here we are, in a vast virtual cloud where you might come across an environment that has a mixture of hypervisors, VMware has a solution for managing this mixture via the vCenter Server console. I’m going to show on how to install the plugin, and connect a Hyper-V server to it. First you can download… Read More »

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Add Hyper-V Role on Windows Server 2012 under VMware Workstation 9

Olla! Today I decided to do my tests on Windows Server 2012 and I won’t say anything about it till I am completely done but I came across something that should be pretty handy to anyone who seeks this post :-). If you’re trying to add the Hyper-V role to your Windows Server 2012 while… Read More »

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