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Jared Shockley, Information Technology Professional This is my spot on the Internet for me to share my thoughts on technology, software, hardware, gadgets and IT in general. Please feel free to comment.


Impact of Windows Server 2012 Licensing Jared S.
Thanks to Mary Jo Foley of ZDNet/CNet, we have finally heard about Microsoft's licensing plans for the new version of Windows Server 2012 (codenamed "Windows Server 8") to be released this fall. In her article here, she covers the crux of the licensing announcement made by Microsoft but I want to look in depth at it a bit.

Moving My VM's from 2008 R2 to 2012 RC Jared S.
If you read my prior post about my new Hyper-V rig, I wanted to get some of my current systems over there running so I can see the performance differences. I also wanted to get those VMs off my 2008 R2 Hyper-V host to possibly upgrade it to 2012 RC as well so I can do some clustering between them. While there are many ways to do this, I did my moves the complete manual way. Kids, do not try this at home …