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Set bandwidth limits for Hyper-V VMs with Windows Server 2012


Consolidated infrastructures need limits at times. Rickatron shows an easy-to-use Hyper-V networking tip.

If you are considering Hyper-V with Windows Server 2012, there are a lot of options for the standalone hypervisor that make it easy to use, yet give you granular control. I came across the bandwidth management feature for Hyper-V on Windows Server 2012 (and actually also included with Windows 8 Pro with the Hyper-V feature enabled). This feature optionally sets limits on network bandwidth in terms of a minimum and maximum amount of megabytes per second (MBps). This option is set per VM and it is shown below:

To learn more and to read the entire article at its source, please refer to the following page, Set bandwidth limits for Hyper-V VMs with Windows Server 2012- TechRepublic Blogs


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