Speaker: Dean Wells

Discover Shielded VMs and learn about real world deployments

Discover Shielded VMs and learn about real world deployments

Learn what a Shielded VM is, what security assurances they offer and whats required to deploy them. We walk you through what is possibly the world’s first production-ready Hoster deployment of a guarded fabric (one that runs Shielded VMs). You’ll leave with an understanding of the hardware and software requirements, any of the not-so-obvious gotchas […]

Read More
Dive into Shielded VMs with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V:

Dive into Shielded VMs with Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V:

Maintaining strong separation between Hyper-V administrators and sensitive VM-workloads is highly desirableseparation that today isnt achievable. However, we know that customers virtualize sensitive workloads anywayrunning content servers and even domain controllers in VMs is now commonplace. In doing so, additional attack vectors are exposed and the overall security of the workload is weakened. Hosters want […]

Read More

Harden the Fabric: Protecting Tenant Secrets in Hyper-V

In today’s environments, hosters need to provide security assurance to their tenants. "Harden the fabric" is a Windows Server and Microsoft System Center vNext scenario, which includes enhancements in Hyper-V, Virtual Machine Manager, and a new Guardian Server role that enables shielded VMs. Technologies which ensure that host resources do not have access to the […]

Read More