VMQ Example Script for Intel E5-2680v3 & two vSwitch

Following configuration is for an Intel Xeon E5-2680v3 and Intel X520 NICs.

The Script will disable VMQ on iSCSI and enable and configure VMQ on converged VM and Fabric.

CPU distribution:

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VMQ Example Script for Intel E5-2690v3 & two vSwitch

Following configuration is for an Intel Xeon E5-2650 and Intel X520 NICs.

The Script will disable VMQ on iSCSI and enable and configure VMQ on converged VM and Fabric.

CPU distribution:

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VMQ Example Script for Intel E5-2650v0 & two vSwitch

Following configuration is for an Intel Xeon E5-2650 and Intel X520 NICs.

The Script will disable VMQ on iSCSI and enable and configure VMQ on converged VM and Fabric.

CPU distribution:

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Book Tipp: Introduction to Windows Server Failover Clustering

Hi everybody,

5nine Software Vice President Symon Perriman published a book with some cool best practices for configuration Windows Server Failover Clusters. ūüôā

Greate stuff and great to read.

You can download it here.

Where to find logs from cluster role movement?

Hi everybody,

as you know sometimes it is neccessary to get some more information about where and when roles within a cluster were successfully moved from one node to another.

One example could be Hyper-V Livemigrations or role movements from mixed role cluster servers.

When you have errors or warnings during rolemigrations, you can see the events directly within the failover cluster manager.

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But what is if I want to see successfull role moves? Where do I find them?

Those messages are a bit hidden within the logfile structures of a Windows Server.

  1. Navigate to Applications and Services Logs\Microsoft\Windows\Failover Clustering\Operational
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