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Microsoft released an updated series of IDP guides which covers Windows Server 2008 R2.
If you are trying to find out more before deploying your virtualization projects or you are looking for some guides that can get you up to speed quickly to start planning, then these IPD guides are the right documents you need.
The Infrastructure Planning and Design guide series gives you architectural guidance for Microsoft infrastructure products. The IPD guides help clarify and streamline design processes for Microsoft infrastructure technologies, with each guide addressing a unique infrastructure technology or scenario.
You can either choose to download the entire IPD series or Individual guides by Scenario. Check it out guys!!
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Microsoft released this Offline Virtual Machine Servicing Tool 2.1 that allows you to perform operating system updates to your offline virtual machines that are stored in your Microsoft System Center Virtual Manager library.
This is helpful in keeping your offline virtual machines up-to-date so that when you create a new virtual machines from your selected library, you can confidently bring it online as it will not introduce vulnerables into your organization.
It also saved your time and effort in recreating library images when new service packs and updates are released.
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