Tech: Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V Component Architecture and Mini-Posters

Microsoft has made available for download several posters detailing the key Hyper-V components of the upcoming version of Hyper-V coming with the release of Windows Server 2012 R2. The posters focus on Generation 2 virtual machines, Hyper-V with virtual hard disk sharing, online virtual hard disk resizing, storage quality-of-service, enhanced session mode, live migration, Hyper-V failover clustering, and upgrading a Microsoft private cloud.


The following posters can be downloaded:

  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V Component Architecture Poster (whole poster)


  • Generation 2 Virtual Machines
  • Hyper-V with Virtual Hard Disk Sharing
  • Online Virtual Hard Disk Resizing
  • Storage Quality of Service (QoS)
  • Enhanced Session Mode
  • Live Migration
  • Failover Clustering
  • Upgrading Your Private Cloud