At customer events a few years ago, we started handing out one-page "Survival Guides" (printed both sides and laminated) with links to important resources. The wiki versions of the Survival Guides are meant to do the same things without killing trees or
using laminating machines. This one is for a new feature available in
Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, in Beta at the time of this writing.
VMs running Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2: Update the guest operating system with SP1 to upgrade the Integration Services
VMs not running Windows 7 SP1/Server 2008 R2 SP1: (e.g. Windows XP/Vista/7 RTM/2000/2003/2008/2008 R2 RTM)
the virtual machine
b. Connect to the virtual machine, click the
Insert Integration Services Setup Disk. Click to run the
Integration Services Setup.,then click Restart.
Dynamic Memory and Remote FX Demo
Dynamic Memory for Hyper-V Video
Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1
Windows 7 & Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 FAQ
The product group has the definitive series of blog posts on Dynamic Memory, now available in
Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 Beta
Part 1: Dynamic Memory announcement. This blog announces the new Hyper-V Dynamic Memory in Hyper-V R2 SP1, including requirements.
Part 2: Capacity Planning from a Memory Standpoint. Details issues to consider for memory capacity planning and why.
Part 3: Page Sharing. Detailed discussion about the TLB, large memory pages, how page sharing works, SuperFetch and more.
Part 4: Page Sharing Follow-Up. Questions answered about Page Sharing and ASLR and other factors.
Part 5: Second Level Paging. Details why should avoid this in a virtualized environment, including Performance impacts.
TechEd Demo: Hyper-V and Dynamic Memory in Depth