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Introduction to Windows Server 2016 Shielded VMsPlanning / Implementation

7 Dec 2016
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This document provides step-by-step instructions on how to deploy Shielded Virtual Machines (VMs) and Guarded Fabric on Lenovo® servers running Windows Server 2016 Datacenter Edition. This document is intended for IT specialists and IT managers needing to understand more about the new features of Windows Server 2016.

This paper is based on Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview 5 (TP5) and is part of a series of technical papers on the new features of Windows Server 2016.

Table of Contents

Deploying a guarded fabric
Creating a new Shielded VM on-premises and moving it to a guarded fabric

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