diTii.com Digital News Hub

Sign up with your email address to be the first to know about latest news and more.

I agree to have my personal information transfered to MailChimp (more information)

Apr232009

Explaining Monitoring Hyper-V Performance

Let’s start with the question of where to monitor Hyper-V. In order to answer this question you have understand a little of the Hyper-V architecture. Hyper-V has three main components – the virtstack, devices, and hypervisor. Windows Server 2008 is what boots the system and launches the virtstack and hypervisor. The virtstack responsible for handling emulated devices, managing VM’s, servicing I/O, and more. The hypervisor is responsible for scheduling Virtual Processors, managing interrupts, servicing timers, and controlling other chip level functions. It does not understand devices or I/O (ie there are no hypervisor drivers). The devices are part of the root and are also installed in guests as part of the Integration Services.

Full Article

Share This Story, Choose Your Platform!

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!