As we all know Hyper- V is a virtualization technology for Windows platform and this new 3.0 version is specially developed for the Windows 8 client and Windows Server 8. Microsoft is going to offer this version as a stand alone product.
The key features of this operating system are:
- It focuses more on virtualization with the update to hyper-v 3.0
- High availability, simple management of multiple server platforms
- Main vision is to focus on the cloud computing
- More flexibility and simplicity to manage data and applications
However, hyper-v 3.0 is based an older version of hyper-v that creates a virtualization environment for multiple partitioning to run. The layer of hypervisor, or the parent partition actually enables the management of child partitions. In addition, hyper-V uses the term partition to refer to a virtualization layer that provides an separate environment in which guest OS and application can run.