See also: Understanding and comparing the hyper-v architecture at TechNet Wiki.
You can view the architectural components of Windows Server 2008 R2 (including Hyper-V) with deep zoom online at:
Download the Windows Server 2008 R2 Feature Components poster for free.
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Hyper-V has come a long way, even in just 3 years. Thanks for the info. Great article!
do you have IPD for hyper v ?
Thanks, it's usefull
Thanks for this information. Can you also post how Hyper-V works?
Seetha: Watch the video linked in the article to see how Hyper-V works "Watch Hyper-V PM Ben Armstrong explain the architecture of Hyper-V in this short (4 minute) animated video."