Category Archives: Hyper-V

Hyper-V book now available

My Hyper-V book now available. Ebook direct from the publisher: https://www.apress.com/gb/book/9781484241158#otherversion=9781484241165 The Kindle version is on Amazon UK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_2?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=hyper-v+2019&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3Ahyper-v+2019 Presumably other Amazon sites will follow soon The paper back version is on pre-order from Apress and Amazon to be available … Continue reading

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Hyper-V book soon available

I’ve been working with Andy Syrewicze on a Hyper-V book that’ll be available in the next few months. https://www.apress.com/gb/book/9781484241158 https://www.amazon.co.uk/Pro-Microsoft-Hyper-V-2019-Hands/dp/1484241150/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1536253236&sr=1-1&keywords=Hyper-V+siddaway https://www.amazon.com/Pro-Microsoft-Hyper-V-2019-Hands/dp/1484241150/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1536253327&sr=8-1&keywords=hyper-v+siddaway Its’s a rewrite and update of the Month of Lunches book I was working on a while back. Pleased … Continue reading

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Hyper-V switches

I need to do some work on the Hyper-V switches in my lab so need to see which VMs are on which switch. Easier than I thought: Get-VM | Get-VMNetworkAdapter | select VMname, Name, Switchname

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Hyper-V book

The Month of Lunches Hyper-V book I was working on was cancelled by the publisher. The good news is that it’s most likely going to be resurrected with another publisher and will hopefully be available later this year. More to … Continue reading

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PowerShell v6 and PowerShell Direct

Not seen this reported anywhere so thought I post. PowerShell v6 went to GA in January 2018. PowerShell Direct is a feature of Windows 10/Windows Server 2016. By accident I found that PowerShell v6 and PowerShell Direct work together. PowerShell … Continue reading

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Hyper-V VM start time

Its fairly easy to see how long a VM has been running – but how do you know the Hyper-V VM start time? In Hyper-V the VM uptime is easy to find PS> Get-VM | where State -eq ‘Running’ Name       … Continue reading

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Deal of the Day – 15 June 2017

My book is Manning’s Deal of the Day June 15: Half off Learn Hyper-V in a Month of Lunches. Use code dotd061517au at http://bit.ly/2rZXI9x Sign up for DoD notifications at https://www.manning.com/dotd

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