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Get Virtual with Hyper-V

  • Apr 21, 2009 · 6:30 PM
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Hyper-V Server 2008 has been on the market since last October, but a lot of us are still learning what it has to offer. On Tuesday we'll have an opportunity to hear from Hyper-V expert Steven Wilder, a Microsoft Windows Server Virtualization Technology Specialist. As usual, you can expect Q&A and terrific Door Prizes after the presentation.
"Running SQL Server 2008 in a Hyper-V Environment". We'll look at realistic deployment patterns for SQL Server in a virtualized environment and discuss best practices deployment options. You'll also hear about Microsoft’s own experience in managing its SQL infrastructure. This talk is aimed at DBAs looking for detail about how far the organization can push virtualization for mission-critical workloads.
What will you learn?


  • The inner workings of Microsoft’s virtualization stack and how it compares with third-party offerings

  • How to understanding the specialized requirements of SQL Server in virtualized environments

  • What your peers are doing with virtualization

  • About Microsoft virtualization and where things may be going in the next 12-24 months…

Steven Wilder is a Windows Server Virtualization Technology Specialist with Microsoft in Northern California, where he provides technical guidance to Microsoft large enterprise customers to ensure successful evaluation, adoption, and implementation of Microsoft technologies.
Need more information? Email Mark Ginnebaugh at [masked]
General Agenda 6:30 to 7:00 pm - Introductions, food, networking 7:00 to 8:30 pm - Presentation and Q

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  • A former member
    A former member

    It would have been better,
    1. If the presenter presented this focusing more on SQL Server.
    2. Compared the features and performance data with VMware

    April 22, 2009

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