Hyper-V Server Slow? Check Broadcom NIC KB

The first day after upgrading from Hyper-V 2012 Server to Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard with the Hyper-V role installed, I was in the office early, like any good administrator, making sure that there weren’t any issues. Unfortunately, before I had a chance to look...

Fun with AVMA

Recently I ran into a situation where I had to spin up new VMs. The issue: How do you activate multiple VMs without running into licensing issues? The solution: Automatic Virtual Machine Activation (AVMA). Here I describe my fun with AVMA. Turns out that the host...