exchange 2010 on hyper-v


  • im going to run 2 exchange 2010 servers on hyper-v.i have sized to exchaneg server as intel 4 cores 2.4 single processor for each server.how can i calculate hyper-v server's processor requirement
    Sunday, February 27, 2011 7:01 AM


  • Well, if you do some reversed engeneering; you first calculate what your individual Hyper-V guests need in terms of CPU cycles and then sum that up you at least know the requirements for servicing the guests. Then you add what you believe you need for the Hyper-V host on top of that.

    You could also benefit in your planning to review the folowing document: Exchange 2010 Tested Solutions: 500 Mailboxes in a Single Site Running Hyper-V on Dell Servers

    Jesper Bernle | Blog: http://xchangeserver.wordpress.com
    • Proposed as answer by Serena Li Wednesday, March 02, 2011 8:35 AM
    • Marked as answer by Serena Li Thursday, March 10, 2011 10:09 AM
    Sunday, February 27, 2011 1:30 PM

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