Jef Woosley just announced it on his blog with a marketing speech as usual.
But for those not interested into the Rolls Royce of virtualization products aka VMware vSphere 4.0, this Hyper-V R2 is really a good thing, or should I say a good FREE thing.
Let’s be honest, why paying a big chunk of money for an hypervisor when you can have it FREE you could say.
Well first thing, VMware has also a FREE hypervisor which is ESXi. But we are not talking about hypervisors but features right!?
And what makes this new Hyper-V R2 really appealing? In my opinion there is only one feature that makes it all: Live Migration