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  1. Allow option to move VMM standalone VM's to VM role

    Allow option to move VMM standalone VM's to VM role

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  2. Move VMs between VM networks with IP Pools

    Currently it is not easy to move a VM running on a VM network with an IP from an IP pool to another VM network and have it auto allocate an IP from the new IP pool associated with that network.
    You must revoke the current IP, use PowerShell commands to connect and grant an IP address from the new IP pool. You must then manually assign the address allocated from the Pool to the VM.

    This is a pain in internal private cloud configurations.

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  3. A best SCVMM integration

    - tenant must be able to deploy scvmm services Templates without using another tool
    - tenant must be able to choose application Profiles from WAP. apps will be installed after VM (like in MDT deployment)
    - tenant could execute runbook into it's own VM without be able to change runbook content. (for apps déployment for example)

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  4. Add support for creation G2 VMs from VHDX

    Add support for creation G2 VMs from VHDX in similar way as for VMRoles

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  5. Fix for NVGRE Network 'Attatch' Operation

    When provisioning multiple virtual machines via the WAP Tenant portal, and attaching them concurrently to the same tenant network - you may end up with several VM's that have the same system-assigned MAC addresses on the NIC. This causes only the most recently started (or live-migrated) virtual machine to respond to pings and other communications - though you don't get a warning like in real networking about MAC/IP collisions.

    The workaround is to detatch and reattach the VM, causing a new VNIC MAC to be assigned. However VMM/SPF should deal with this scenario correctly - as it does for IP…

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  6. Scaling out a Domain Controller in Azure Pack

    It would be nice if a customer can use a VM Role from the gallery to install a domain controller and then scale out this resource by adding additional domain controllers. Currently if you decide to scale out your DC you get another DC on a new domain with the same domain name as the first DC...! It would be nice if it could join the existing domain and promote as an additional DC wityhout holding any FSMO role, just acting as additional DC and GC.

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  7. Changeable NAT-Settings, instead of deleting and recreating them.

    It's just a small, but important improvement for admins who often change machine- and networksettings. would be great to have!

    As a simple example:
    New machine needs port 22 (SSH) to be NATed to its internal IP, so I can connect it from "outside", but also any other machine (maybe a test-server) might use it temporarly. the situation is, that I have to delete and recreate a new rule instead of simply changing its IP.

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  8. Predifined DNS servers when creating Network.

    For clients we want to be able to to predifine

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  9. When creating a VM it is possible to select VM Networks even when the VM cant connect to the VM Network

    In the Tenant portal it would be helpful for end users if they were simply not able to select VM Networks (from a drop down list) or other resources that will cause validation errors.
    It would be helpful if WAP was able to generate the drop down list dynamically based upon available Virtual Switches

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  10. VM Role Context sensitive menus (dynamic view definition)

    It would be great if context sensitive menu where possible.
    A Boolean parameter could open up an extra menu to configure.
    Example: Extra disk wanted? When selected an extra Section could be added dynamically allowing the user to add extra disks. The user could then add disk parameters like amount of disks and the size per disk.

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  11. Azure site recovery should be able to operate under hetrogenious hypervirsor as source site , For a source VMware workload to Azure Hyper-V

    Azure site recovery should be able to operate under heterogeneous hypervisor as source site , For a source VMware workload to Azure Hyper-V . Currently it looks it works only in homogeneity with SCVMM to SCVMM

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  12. Provision Azure VM and Site ti Site VPN

    Allows the user to select Provision VM is WAP or Azure, and establish S2S VPN

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  13. Limit the number of network adapter a tenant can attach to a virtual machine.

    Currently there is no way to limit the tenant on how many network adapters they are allowed to attach to a single VM.

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  14. Return System Error when a Provision via REST fails with "Internal Server Error"

    When provisioning a VM Role via the REST API, if the server reports an "Internal Error", there is no error body returned. However there is a full error description written to the event log. Can we have the JSON part of that error returned in the REST response.

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  15. good

    this is good way to share your ideas
    http://naturaltits.org/

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  16. Add option to select NVGRE Virtualized Network from Quick Create

    Add option to select NVGRE Virtualized Network from Standalone Machine - Quick Create. If NVGRE is only option for creating new tenant networks, there is no option to assign VM to network during creation process.

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  17. VM networks filtering based on tenant filter

    Filter VM networks based on selected tenant filter in same way as VMs and Services

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  18. Limit maximum possible VHD size

    It would be very help, when WAP will have quota for individual VHD size, in similar way as in Azure. For example, customer has quota 2TB, but any individual VHD can have max size 512 GB only. Larger volumes is ncecesary to craft inside VM. It can greatly simplify back end backup solution to avoid processing extra large VHD files like 2TB+

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  19. Ability to reset error state on VM from Tenant portal

    Ability to reset error state on VM from Tenant portal

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  20. Consistent expierence with NICs in VM templates

    There is difference between creating VMs with and without unconnected NICs in template from "Quick Create" wizard and "From Gallery" wizard.

    In Quick Create way, there is no option for virtuallized network selection and it is possible create VMs from VM Template, where no NIC is defined. In opposite way, creating VM from templete, where is NIC defined but has no default connection to VM network, this NIC is not visible in VM configuration view.

    From Gallery way, there is no detection that no NIC is defined in VM template and even no notwork connection is selected, creating VM from…

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