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Instant Hyper-V Server Virtualization Starter by Vicente Rodriguez Eguibar

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Quick start – creating a virtual machine in 3 steps

Now that you have your hypervisor running, you are in shape to create your first virtual machine (VM). Having this role installed without virtual machines running on top is a bit useless. In this section you will learn how to create it. So let's get for it.

Step 1 – deciding which virtual switch network you need

Years ago (and don't think I'm too old!) personal computers were mainly standalone, they then slowly started to get connected between them, creating Local Area Connections (LAN). As the technology advanced, more ways to connect the devices appeared and the LANs got bigger. To control this growth, many network devices were introduced, as in the case of switches, and of course our virtual ...

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