Install and configure a virtual environment for SharePoint 2013
Applies to: SharePoint Foundation 2013, SharePoint Server 2013
Topic Last Modified: 2015-03-09
Summary: Learn about permissions, accounts, security settings, and what you have to do to prepare your Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V environment for SharePoint 2013.
The following downloadable resources, articles on TechNet, and related resources provide information about how to prepare Hyper-V to support a SharePoint 2013 virtual farm.
The following articles about virtualization in SharePoint 2013 are available to view online. Writers update articles on a continuing basis as new information becomes available and as users provide feedback.
Provides best practice guidance to install and configure virtual machines for a SharePoint 2013 farm and the Hyper-V virtualization host computer.
The following resources about Hyper-V are available from other subject matter experts.
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This TechNet Magazine article provides an overview of the preparation required to shift applications to a virtual environment.
The following articles about how to deploy SharePoint 2013 on Azure Virtual Machines are available to view online. Writers update articles on a continuing basis as new information becomes available and as users provide feedback.
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