Category Archives: Hyper-V

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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PowerShell Direct failure

PowerShell Direct is introduced with Server 2016/Windows 10. it enables you to create a remoting session from the Hyper-V host to a VM using the VM name or ID. I recent discovered a PowerShell Direct failure that I couldn’t explain … Continue reading

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Hyper-V book deal

March 11 2017 – My book Learn Hyper-V in a Month of Lunches is Manning’s Deal of the day. Get 50% off using code dotd031117au at http://bit.ly/2niU715 Also see https://www.manning.com/dotd

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Using Hyper-V

When you think of using Hyper-V most people think of virtualising their infrastructure – big servers running 10s, 100s or even 1000s of virtual machines. There is another reason for using Hyper-V You can use Hyper-V to create a VM … Continue reading

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Learn Hyper-V – Deal of the day – January 28 2017

Deal of the Day January 28: Half off my book Learn Hyper-V in a Month of Lunches. Use code dotd012817au at http://bit.ly/2jAIfWK More information from DOTD’s page at https://www.manning.com/dotd

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