After we finished the SCVMM 2012 installation in part 1 now we are going to do the basic configuration .
Host Group Creation
¨ Right Click All Hosts
¨ Enter the host group name
Add the VMM Action Account Creation
¨ From the setting work space, Click Create run as account option.
¨ Fill in the account information and click ok.
Create a Logical Network
Logical networks are an abstraction of your physical network. A Logical Network consists of one or more Network Sites (also called Logical Network Definitions) and each Network Site can contain one or more IP Pools. It’s also possible to configure a Network Site as a DHCP site for a specific VLAN. This way you can assign IP addresses for a specific VLAN dynamically.
¨ On the Fabric view go to the Networking section and click on Create Logical Network.
¨ Specify a name and Click Next.
¨ Give the Network Site a name and assign it to a Host Group. Then add one or more subnets, plus the VLAN information to the network definition.
Review the summary ,click Finish.
Adding Hyper-V Hosts
¨ Right click ,Select add hyper-v hosts option.
¨ Select “windows server computers in a trusted AD Domain”
¨ Click browse and select the Action account we created earlier.
¨ In the Discovery scope screen select then specify an Active Directory query to search for Windows Server computers
¨ We Select the servers
¨ In the Host settings, assign the discovered host to the previously created host group.
¨ Edit the migration setting as shown
¨ Click finish
¨ Now they are managed
Adding Library Server
¨ From The library work space , Right click library Servers node and select Add Library Server.
¨ Click Browse, Select VMM-Action account.
¨ In the Select library server window ,add FQDN for the library server and click Next.
¨ Select the shared resources you want to add to library then click next
¨ Review the summary and Click add library server.
¨ Now our library server appeared.
see you in the next part