Plan for on-premises or hosted virtualization in SharePoint 2013
Published: July 16, 2012
Summary: Create a well-designed plan to install and configure SharePoint 2013 in a virtual environment.
Applies to: SharePoint Foundation 2013 | SharePoint Server 2013
The following downloadable resources, articles on TechNet, video recordings, and related resources provide information about the planning you have to do before deploying SharePoint 2013 in a virtual environment.
TechNet articles about Planning for Virtualization
The following articles about planning for virtualization are available to view online. Writers update articles on a continuing basis as new information becomes available and as users provide feedback.
This article provides support and licensing information about virtualization host computers used for on-premise virtualization.
This article provides support and licensing information about hosted virtualization solutions.
This article describes the mandatory computer processor architecture and software requirements for using hardware-based virtualization technologies.
This article describes the scope and major elements of a virtualization plan, and identifies the key decision points for the plan.
This article discusses the key considerations for determining a virtual architecture and provides examples of typical virtual architectures.
This article describes a process to create a detailed architecture design and system specifications for SharePoint 2013 farm that meets performance goals, will scale, and is highly available.
July 16, 2012