Virtual Hard Disk Archive

Parallels Holdings Ltd announces the latest version of its Mac virtualization tool, Parallels Desktop 8.0.18100

Parallels Holdings Ltd just announced the launch of the latest version of its Mac virtualization tool, Parallels Desktop 8.0.18100. This software allows Mac users to run Linux and Windows (among others), in a virtual environment, while integrating

Microsoft provide exhaustive detail about virtualizing storage for scale, resiliency, and efficiency in Windows 8

I swear, these people at MSFT just do not rest at all. The folks at the Windows 8 development blog are back again with a very comprehensive post on storage and virtualization in Windows 8. This time

Enabling Hyper-V in Windows 8

ITproportal has put together a quick brief guide for enabling Hyper-V in Windows 8. This will show you how to enable Hyper-V virtualization in the Windows 8 Developer Preview. This tweak is not on by default in

Microsoft confirms Hyper-V functionality will be included in Windows 8

In a new post on the Microsoft Windows 8 development blog, Microsoft just confirmed that Hyper-V will in fact be included in Windows 8. A quote: In building Windows 8 we worked to enable Hyper-V, the machine

Nutanix – High Octane Virtualization Performance for the Enterprise

Some interesting new tools for the Enterprise have started to emerge. Start-up Nutanix has launched its first product, a slim, virtualized server that is clustered together with solid state and hard drive storage that can be managed

How to Install Windows 8 in a Virtual Machine

Great article from Windows8 geek about installing Windows 8 on a VHD. It shows how to install Windows 8 in a bootable vhd format. Some might ask, what is a VHD? A Virtual Hard Disk (VHD) is

Windows 8 will support mounting of ISO’s and VHD images?

It’s being reported that Windows 8 will support mounting ISO’s and VHD’s natively. Seems like a lot of software companies will need to start reinventing themselves or go out of business. Why buy an ISO app when