Windows Server

Understanding Windows Server Virtual Machine Licensing

06 Feb 2018 by Eric Siron

A clarification of Windows Server 2016 license stacking behavior for physical systems with CPUs that contain 8 or fewer cores

Understanding the Windows Server Semi-Annual Channel

30 Nov 2017 by Eric Siron

Learn all about the new Windows Server Semi-Annual Channel release option and evaluate how it will affect your deployment plans

Project ‘Honolulu’: What you need to know

19 Sep 2017 by Eric Siron

Project 'Honolulu' is designed to improve the management experience across Microsoft's infrastructure offering. But what does it mean for Hyper-V? Find out.

Creating Nested Hyper-V machines with Windows Server 2016

20 Jul 2017 by Adrian Costea

Nested virtualization is ideal for experimenting with virtual machines. Find out how to set up a nested Hyper-V virtual machine in Windows Server 2016

Windows Server 2016 Licensing Webinar Recording + Q&A

08 Dec 2016 by Andy Syrewicze

Revisit Altaro's Windows Server 2016 Licensing webinar with MVP's Andy Syrewicze and Thomas Maurer. Check out the recording with question and answer here!

Webinar: Demystifying Windows Server 2016 Licensing

10 Nov 2016 by Altaro Software

Understand how Windows Server 2016 Licensing works in a webinar with MVPs Andy Syrewicze and Thomas Maurer. Become an expert in WS2016 Licensing.

Storage Performance Baseline with Diskspd

14 Apr 2016 by Mathieu Isabel

We have prepared an introduction to storage testing methodology using storage performance baseline and automation with Microsoft diskspd to ensure stability and performance. Check it out here:

5 Virtualization Highlights from Microsoft Ignite 2015

06 May 2015 by Andy Syrewicze

Several weeks ago, you may have followed the Altaro Webinar on “What’s new with Microsoft Virtualization in Server vNext”. While a lot of good information was provided at said webinar, we...

Quorum in Microsoft Failover Clusters

06 Nov 2014 by Eric Siron

The topic of quorum in Microsoft Failover Clustering often gets very little mention. Quorum guides the actions of surviving nodes when there are system-level failures. This technology has evolved substantially...