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Install-Veeam.PS1 #PowerShell Install #VeeamVanguard #Veeam

Veeam Blog Post – Deploying Veeam Backup and Replication 9.5 UR3 with PowerShell   Hey Checkyourlogs fans, In this blog post I will show you how you can deploy Veeam Backup and Replication 9.5 with Update Rollup 3 to a Hyper-V Virtual Machine. This is a really handy little script because it can help you get Veeam going in your lab in a snap. The basic steps to accomplish this are as follows:   Create a Hyper-V Virtual Machine running Windows Server 2016. In my case I have created a VM called Management01. Next you will need to download...

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Install-SCVMM-HyperV.PS1 #PowerShell #SCVMM #SystemCenter #1801 #MVPBuzz

Hey Checkyourlogs Fans, In this blog post I will show you how you can deploy SCVMM 1801 to a Hyper-V Virtual Machine. This is a really handy little script because it can help you get System Center Virtual Machine Manager going in your lab in a snap. The basic steps to accomplish this are as follows: Create a Hyper-V Virtual Machine running Windows Server 2016. In my case I have created a VM called VMM01. (I built these using my BIGDemo Script) Next you will need to download a copy of System Center 1801 Virtual Machine Manager from https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/evalcenter/evaluate-system-center-release...

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Install-SCOM-HyperV.PS1 Script #SystemCenter #MVPBuzz #MVPHour #PowerShell

Hey Checkyourlogs Fans, In this blog post I will show you how you can deploy SCOM 1801 to a Hyper-V Virtual Machine. This is a really handy little script because it can help you get System Center Operations Manager going in your lab in a snap. The basic steps to accomplish this are as follows: Create a Hyper-V Virtual Machine running Windows Server 2016. In my case I have created a VM called SCOM01. (I built these using my BIGDemo Script) Next you will need to download a copy of System Center Operations Manager 1801 from https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/evalcenter/evaluate-system-center-release In our...

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Routing and NAT MOD for BigDemo – #MVPBuzz @MVPDays

Hey Checkyourlogs Fans, For your viewing pleasure we have added a nice modification to our BigDemo scripts used to provision environments for our demos and books. This time we have cleaned up a lot of the manual steps required to get routing working in our example labs in #Azure. The Routing and NAT Switch is what we have fixed up this time. Now, it is a bit tricky to get all this working properly but we have a working prototype: Function Install-NetNat { param ( [string]$VMName, [string]$GuestOSName ) Write-Output -InputObject "[$($VMName)]:: Configuring NAT on the Hyper-V Internal Switch `"$($env:computername)`""...

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Enable Deduplication on #StorageSpacesDirect on ReFS Volumes – Windows Insider Build 17079 #MVPBuzz #MVPHour

Hey Checkyourlogs Fan, Here is a preview of some of the amazing content coming out in our next @MVPDays Publishing book on Storage Spaces Direct and SCVMM 1711. We went ahead and built out the lab based on the latest build of Windows Server Insider Build 17079. One of the cool new features that has been added to Storage Spaces Direct in this version is the ability to Deduplication on ReFS volumes. We saw approximately 75-80% space savings in our testing and that is about right in line with what Microsoft was telling us to expect. Honestly, this is...

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