Want to find out more about our virtualization technology? We've made a selection of content that will be of interest to you:
Private Cloud Definition:
Private Cloud for the Technical Decision Maker
An in-depth introduction to assessing private cloud sourcing models and the criteria to use when choosing technology and hosting services.
Private Cloud for the IT Architect
This white paper describes the concepts and principles that define private cloud environments, their use and business benefits.
Microsoft's Private Cloud Solutions
Check out what Microsoft has to offer in the private cloud and read about customers such as Target who are using Microsoft technology.
Concepts are articles that formulate the basis of a holistic Private Cloud approach. Each item provides a framework for the next, so they are best read in order.
Delivering Private Cloud
This Server and Cloud team-authored white paper introduces a reference architecture for right-sizing private cloud capacity, increasing server resiliency and automating operations.
Best Practices for Private Cloud Implementation
Want to develop a Microsoft Private Cloud solution further? Want to learn the best practices for implementing, managing and growing your Private cloud topology? Watch this video to boost your knowledge about the various private cloud best practices and lessons learned during industry and internal implementations of Microsoft's Private Cloud solution.
Building your own Private Cloud Infrastructure
So you are thinking of having your own private cloud, maybe for testing or building pilots, or perhaps you really want to re-design your own infrastructure. In this session we look at this. This video is all about Hyper-V, Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM), Cluster and Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT). Learn how to deploy the physical servers, including recovery if/when they fail, and also how to use the same solution for deploying the VMs using MDT with SCVMM.
Creating a Private Cloud – Part 1: Setup
Microsoft IT Architect Alan Le Marquand explains how to deploy a Hyper-V based private cloud.
Creating a Private Cloud – Part 2: Configuration
With your private cloud deployed, Microsoft IT Architect Alan Le Marquand walks through the steps of initial configuration and management.