Join Ed Liberman for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating VHDs, part of Windows Server 2016: Configure Hyper-V.
- [Instructor] Just as a physical computer…stores data out on a physical hard disk,…a virtual machine stores data on a virtual hard disk…which, interestingly enough, is actually a set of files…that resides on a physical hard disk.…Now there are different types of virtual hard disks…that we can work with, so let's get in here…and take a look at some of these.…So, to do this I am on a computer that I have here…that is running Windows Server 2016…and has the Hyper-V role already installed.…
So here in the Server Manager,…let's go up to the Tools menu,…and select the Hyper-V Manager.…Here in the Hyper-V Manager, you'll see here that we have…HOST-1 which is the host that is running Hyper-V…and on this Hyper-V host, we do have a virtual machine…that we've already created called Demo VM.…So there's a couple different things I want to show you.…Let's start off by coming over here to HOST-1…and if I right-click on it and select New…you'll see here I have the ability to create a new hard disk…and when I select that it takes me into the…
This course maps to the third domain of Exam 70-743, Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA: Windows Server 2016—Implement Hyper-V.
- Installing the Hyper-V role
- Creating virtual switches and virtual machines
- Installing a guest OS
- Managing checkpoints
- Implementing storage migration
- Implementing live migration