This document outlines a series of best practice recommendations for running Lync Server 2010 in a virtualized environment.

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Supported Hypervisors

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V (note that Windows 2008 SP2 is not supported)
  • VMWare ESX 4.0
  • Others that have been validated through the SVVP program

Note: The guest OS must be Windows Server 2008 R2

Supported Functionality

LyncVirt - roles

Scale Comparison Table

LyncVirt - scale

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