Tag Archives: windows server 2012 r2

Securing Hyper-V 2012R2 hosts and VMs

Microsoft has implemented a lot of new cool security features in Hyper-V on the 2012R2 release, and most importently statefull firewall and network inspection features. From the 2012 release, Microsoft introduced features like* ARP Guard https://msandbu.wordpress.com/2013/04/03/arp-guard-in-hyper-v-2012/* DHCP Guard * Router Guard(These three functions are also included in regular network devices from most vendors) The use… Read More »

Azure Pack configuration for Windows Server 2012 R2

So Microsoft has released the new wave of products into preview, including the next version of Katal (Azure Services) for Microsoft, called Azure Pack. This pack transforms your datacenter into Azure allowing users to sign up using plans and be able to use your infrastructure into a IaaS platform. You can download the trial for… Read More »