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Updated: April 12, 2012

Applies To:  Windows Server "8" Beta
Does *not* Apply To: Client Hyper-V

This topic is intended to address a specific issue identified by a Hyper-V Best Practices Analyzer  scan. You should apply the information in this topic only to computers that have had the Hyper-V Best Practices Analyzer run against them and are experiencing the issue addressed by this topic. For more information about best practices and scans, see Best Practices Analyzer  .

Operating System:  Windows Server "8" Beta

Product/Feature: Hyper-V

Severity: Red

Category: Configuration


At least one network for live migration traffic should have a link speed of at least 1 Gbps.


Live Migration time could take a long time. This means the Blackout time will be longer than TCP timeout which means TCP connections will break.


Have at least one Live Migration network with 1Gbps or higher speed