Microsoft Announces New Windows Server Features for Containers

Microsoft announced today Hyper-V Container support to allow virtualization of Docker containers as well as a new barebones version of Windows Server called Nano Server. Microsoft’s Server and Cloud Blog announced new features for Windows Server 2016 that adds further support for the Docker container application virtualization platform. ¬†Docker is a platform for running individual…

Moving from VMware Server to Hyper-V

As I’ve written in the past, I’ve been using VMware (both Workstation 6.5 and Server 1.04) for what seems like ages. They’ve served me well but I wanted to be prepared for two changes coming up this year. The first is Server 2008 R2, which is 64-bit only and secondly Visual Studio Team Foundation System…