Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2<br />Aidan Finn<br />BSc, MCSE, MVP<br />@joe_elway<br />http://www.aidanfinn.com<br />
About Aidan Finn<br /><ul><li>Working in IT since 1996
MCSE & MVP (Virtual Machine: System Administration)
Have worked with both ESX and Hyper-V
Currently using VMM 2008 R2 and W2008 R2 Hyper-V
Blog: http://www.aidanfinn.com
Windows User Group: http://ws-ugi-spaces.live.com
Writing: Mastering Hyper-V Deployment  - Sybex</li></li></ul><li>Agenda<br /><ul><li>What does VMM provide?
Licensing
PowerShell
Quick Storage Migration
ESX support
V2V and P2V migrations
Performance & Resource Optimization
Demo</li></li></ul><li>Windows 2008 R2 SP1<br />I can’t say too much about these:<br /><ul><li>Dynamic Memory
RemoteFX</li></ul>Can’t say anything about the mechanisms <br />So don’t bother asking!<br />
Without VMM 2008 R2<br /><ul><li>Not everyone needs VMM
Failover Clustering and Hyper-V consoles can manage all features of Hyper-V
However, managing lots of templates and hosts can become difficult</li></li></ul><li>With VMM 2008 R2<br /><ul><li>Manage ...
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This introduces System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2, talks about how to license it, the features, ESX support, P2V, V2V, Quick Storage Migration, and introduces a demo. As usual, it's just a cue card for me to speak.

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  1. 1. Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2<br />Aidan Finn<br />BSc, MCSE, MVP<br />@joe_elway<br />http://www.aidanfinn.com<br />
  2. 2. About Aidan Finn<br /><ul><li>Working in IT since 1996
  3. 3. MCSE & MVP (Virtual Machine: System Administration)
  4. 4. Have worked with both ESX and Hyper-V
  5. 5. Currently using VMM 2008 R2 and W2008 R2 Hyper-V
  6. 6. Blog: http://www.aidanfinn.com
  7. 7. Windows User Group: http://ws-ugi-spaces.live.com
  8. 8. Writing: Mastering Hyper-V Deployment - Sybex</li></li></ul><li>Agenda<br /><ul><li>What does VMM provide?
  9. 9. Licensing
  10. 10. PowerShell
  11. 11. Quick Storage Migration
  12. 12. ESX support
  13. 13. V2V and P2V migrations
  14. 14. Performance & Resource Optimization
  15. 15. Demo</li></li></ul><li>Windows 2008 R2 SP1<br />I can’t say too much about these:<br /><ul><li>Dynamic Memory
  16. 16. RemoteFX</li></ul>Can’t say anything about the mechanisms <br />So don’t bother asking!<br />
  17. 17. Without VMM 2008 R2<br /><ul><li>Not everyone needs VMM
  18. 18. Failover Clustering and Hyper-V consoles can manage all features of Hyper-V
  19. 19. However, managing lots of templates and hosts can become difficult</li></li></ul><li>With VMM 2008 R2<br /><ul><li>Manage many hosts with one console
  20. 20. Hyper-V, ESX/ESXi, Virtual Server 2005 R2 SP1
  21. 21. PowerShell extensions for Hyper-V and VMM
  22. 22. Library to store: templates, virtual machines, scripts, ISO images
  23. 23. More advanced features like SAN integration and Quick Storage Migration
  24. 24. Integration with OpsMgr via PRO
  25. 25. P2V and V2V</li></li></ul><li>Licensing Options<br /><ul><li>Enterprise + Client ($40)
  26. 26. $869 + $40/host
  27. 27. Workgroup Edition – 5 Hosts Max
  28. 28. $505
  29. 29. System Center Essentials 2010
  30. 30. TBA June 1st 2010
  31. 31. System Center Management Suite (incl SA)
  32. 32. Enterprise $1,198
  33. 33. Datacenter $749/CPU, minimum 2 CPU</li></li></ul><li>VMM Built on PowerShell<br /><ul><li>Everything in VMM is PowerShell
  34. 34. Wizards can be saved as scripts in the library
  35. 35. Basic Hyper-V tasks can be sequenced together to create more complex tasks
  36. 36. Adding a Hyper-V Host
  37. 37. VM Deployment
  38. 38. Quick Storage Migration</li></li></ul><li>Quick Storage Migration<br /><ul><li>Change the physical storage location of a VM</li></li></ul><li>ESX Support 1/2<br /><ul><li>Uses Virtual Center/vCenter API’s
  39. 39. VMware Virtual Center 2.5:
  40. 40. VMware ESX(i) Server 3.5
  41. 41. VMware ESX Server 3.0 or above
  42. 42. VMware vSphere 4 (VI3 features only):
  43. 43. VMware ESX(i) Server 4.0
  44. 44. ESX(i) Server 3.5
  45. 45. ESX Server 3.0 or above</li></li></ul><li>ESX Support 2/2<br /><ul><li>Does not support VMware vNetworkDistributed Switches
  46. 46. Can do V2V from VMware to Hyper-V directly or via Library</li></li></ul><li>V2V<br /><ul><li>Virtual to Virtual Conversion
  47. 47. One-way journey
  48. 48. Remove any additions.
  49. 49. Add IDE driver
  50. 50. Shutdown
  51. 51. VMware:
  52. 52. Direct from managed host
  53. 53. Place VM in library
  54. 54. Virtual Server 2005 R2 SP1:
  55. 55. Direct from managed host</li></li></ul><li>P2V 1/2<br /><ul><li>Physical to Virtual Conversion
  56. 56. One-way journey
  57. 57. W2K SP4 and later
  58. 58. No Linux support
  59. 59. Check TechNet for the long supported OS variations list</li></li></ul><li>P2V 2/2<br /><ul><li>Backup
  60. 60. Remove any hardware specific software
  61. 61. Online migration:
  62. 62. Uses VMM agent on running machine
  63. 63. Not recommended with running databases
  64. 64. Offline Migration:
  65. 65. Uses WinPE
  66. 66. Add drivers via Use storage and network drivers from the following location
  67. 67. Recommended when online fails or with databases</li></li></ul><li>PRO<br /><ul><li>Performance & Resource Optimization
  68. 68. Provided through management pack integration of OpsMgr and VMM
  69. 69. Detect faults or performance spikes
  70. 70. Uses Live Migration and Intelligent Placement
  71. 71. Move VM’s to more suitable hosts in the cluster</li></li></ul><li>PRO Explained<br />Highly Available Virtual Machine<br />Hyper-V<br />Cluster<br />VMM<br />OpsMgr<br />
  72. 72. Demo: VMM 2008 R2<br />
  73. 73. FAQ<br />Q) Can I install VMM as a virtual machine?<br />Yes, but live migration of a VMM VM from VMM is not supported.<br />Q) Can I replicate the library?<br />A) Not really. Metadata is stored in SQL.<br />
  74. 74. If We Have Time …<br />The future of VMM …<br />
  75. 75. Did I Stay On Schedule?<br />That’s all folks!<br />Aidan Finn<br />@joe_elway<br />http://www.aidanfinn.com<br />

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