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Machine Creation Services Capacity Sizing on Hyper-V

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To understand sizing Machine Creation Services on Hyper-V, we should first look at how XenDesktop creates virtual machines across the various deployment choices. XenDesktop 7.9 and 7.11 have introduced new features to MCS that will require additional consideration for storage requirements over previous versions. In this article, I’ll cover the […]

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Retrieving a VM’s UUID from Hyper-V

I’ve previously posted about retrieving the UUID from a virtual machine hosted on vSphere. UUIDs are useful if you want to uniquely identify a target machine for OS deployment task sequences and the like (e.g. MDT). Here’s how to obtain the UUID from a virtual machine hosted on Hyper-V. Just […]

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