Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager Tips

Last Updated on 30 March 2013, Total: 13 Knowledge Base Tips

3 General 27 March 2013
4 Installation and Deployment 30 March 2013
3 Library 27 March 2013
1 Security 27 March 2013
2 Self Service Portal 26 March 2013
  1. Important Ports for System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) 2008

    This tip contains a listing of the important ports you need to consider opening when you deploy SCVMM... Read More

  2. Copying SCVMM content between libraries

    Tip on how to replicate SCVMM library contents... Read More

  3. Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 Maintenance Mode

    Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 includes a plethora of new features. One of these is maintenance mode which leverages other new features to make virtual host maintenance a much more efficient process. This tip gives an overview of what exactly maintenance mode does... Read More

  4. The SCVMM Self-Service Portal

    The SCVMM Self-Service Portal allows users or server administrators to create and manage their own virtual machines using a web interface. This tip gives an overview of what is needed to get this up and running... Read More

  5. Requirements for a Physical to Virtual Conversion in SCVMM

    System Center Virtual Machine Manager boasts the ability to convert a physical machine to a virtual machine. There are a strict set of requirements for this... Read More

  6. Is System Center Virtual Machine Manager Right for Me?

    System Center Virtual Machine Manager allows a great deal of flexibility in managing your virtual infrastructure, but it does come with an added price tag. Is it a sound investment for your network?... Read More

  7. SCVMM 2008 Self-Service Web Portal Installation Error

    When you are installing the SCVMM 2008 Self-Service Web portal on a machine with the default web site installed you will receive an error, here... Read More

  8. Using the SVMM 2008 Configuration Analyzer

    Configuration Analyzer allows you to verify that the pre-requisites for installing SCVMM 2008 are correct. To run it locally you need to use the correct credentials... Read More

  9. SCVMM 2008 Templates and Integration Components

    When creating a template in SCVMM 2008 you do not need to install the integration components... Read More

  10. Ports required for SCVMM 2008

    Need to know the ports that you need to open or consider on the firewall to get access to SCVMM server and interact with the VMs under management... Read More

  11. Creating a template from an existing VM

    Things to watch out for when you attempt to create a template from and existing virtual machine... Read More

  12. Single Server Demo Environment of Hyper-V and SCVMM

    How to install everything you need to demo/test SCVMM 2008 and Hyper-V on a single machine... Read More

  13. Bits Update for Hyper-V hosts managed by SCVMM

    BITS hotfix for Hyper-V when using Volume Mount Point GUIDs... Read More

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