Tips From the Field: Network Adapters are Missing in Network Connections

Issue:

Recently I’ve had some VMs that went trough some failovers and after that I’ve noticed that the network adapters on some of these VMs were missing in Network Connections window. Running ipconfig I was able to see the adapters and their configuration. Also some of the VMs were part of cluster and the cluster roles couldn’t be moved to the nodes where the network adapters were missing in network connections. On those VMs I couldn’t open the admin share also. Continue reading “Tips From the Field: Network Adapters are Missing in Network Connections”

Overview of NIC Teaming in Windows Server 2012

Kevin Holman posted an article titled “Windows Server 2012: Creating a NIC TEAM for Load Balancing and Failover”. Read the article to get overview of Windows Server 2012 NIC Teaming.