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Windows Server and Hyper-V

5nine Manager 5.2 NEW for Hyper-V

Free Edition

  • Manage Windows Server Core and Hyper-V Server with a GUI
  • Manage multiple Microsoft hypervisor versions from ONE console
  • Connect to all VMs with a Guest Connection View
Product Datasheet Getting Started Guide
Windows Server R2 logo Microsoft Hyper-V logo

Features

Microsoft
Hyper-V
Manager

5nine Manager
Free Edition

5nine
Manager

5nine Manager
with Antivirus

Price of the license per host*

Free

Free

Starts at

$199

Starts at

$249

VM creation and editing

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

VM access via Guest Console

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Replication

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

“Shared nothing” live migration

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Storage migration

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Multiple Hyper-V Versions Support

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Local GUI on Windows Server Core and Microsoft Hyper-V Server

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

VMs Guest connection views through FreeRDP or Microsoft controls NEW

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

RDP Connection to VMs NEW

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

VM’s filtering/quick search

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Low disk space notification

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Virtual Transfer Disk

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

VM status icons NEW

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

VM management operations logging NEW

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Live Migration between Cluster nodes

No

No

Yes

Yes

Real-time monitoring with alerts

No

No

Yes

Yes

System Status Report

No

No

Yes

Yes

Integrated Best Practices Analyzer

No

No

Yes

Yes

Integrated Hyper-V Logs

No

No

Yes

Yes

Set VM’s IP from the management console

No

No

Yes

Yes

Agentless antivirus

No

No

No

Yes

VM Active Protection

No

No

No

Yes

* - 5nine Manager and 5nine Manager with Antivirus licenses are available for 1, 2 and 3 years of maintenance and support.

Licensing options

  • 5nine Manager Free Edition supports 2 hosts for remote management.
  • 5nine Manager perpetual license is available per host with annual maintenance and support.
  • 5nine Manager with Antivirus is licensed per host and contains a perpetual license for 5nine Manager and an annual subscription license for Antivirus extension.
  • Upgrade to 5nine Manager with Antivirus is available upon request.

5nine Manager for Hyper-V - Free Edition provides a local Graphical User Interface for Windows Server (including Server Core) and Microsoft Hyper-V Server. It also allows to manage multiple Microsoft hypervisors of different versions (2012 R2 / 2012 / 2008 R2 SP1) from ONE management console remotely or locally.

It is an ideal Hyper-V management solution for all Microsoft virtualization environments.

You can use it when Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SC VMM), or even Hyper-V Manager are not available for GUI-less Core or Free editions of Windows Server, or Microsoft Hyper-V Server.

What’s new in 5nine Manager 5.2 for Hyper-V - Free Edition

  • Bandwidth management - sets limits on network bandwidth in terms of a minimum and maximum amount of megabites per second (Mbps) NEW

What’s new in 5nine Manager 5.1 for Hyper-V - Free Edition

  • E-mail notifications for operations with Virtual Machines
  • Pass-through disks support - ability to attach a physical drive to a VM

What’s new in 5nine Manager 5.0 for Hyper-V - Free Edition

  • Automated virtual machine (VM) provisioning
  • VMs Guest connection views through FreeRDP or Microsoft controls
  • Group operations for multiple VMs

Features

  • Manage Microsoft Hyper-V on Windows Server 2012 R2 / 2012 / 2008 R2 SP1 and Windows 8, virtual networks and virtual machines from a single interface
  • A local Graphical User Interface for Windows Server and Microsoft® Hyper-V Server, including:
    • Generation 2 VM support for Windows Server 2012 R2
    • Virtual machine settings templates NEW
    • Automatic VM actions during host startup/shutdown
    • Convenient VMs’ filtering/quick search
    • Sort VMs
    • Group operations with VMs
    • Moving a host to another datacenter group
    • VM status icons NEW
    • Background performance for time-consuming operations NEW
    • Low disk space notification
    • E-mail notifications for operations with Virtual Machines NEW
    • VM management operations logging NEW
    • Fast support information collection for technical support
  • Virtual Machines Guest Connection View – Remotely connect, view and administer individual Virtual Machines
    • Select Guest Connection View client: Microsoft or FreeRDP
    • RDP connection to VMs NEW
  • Virtual Clipboard
  • VM Disk Management
    • Edit virtual disks from the list of all VMs’ disks NEW
    • Pass-through disks support - ability to attach a physical drive to a VM NEW
  • Manager Hyper-V settings:
    • IOPS throttling that allows to limit I/O operations of individual Virtual Machine to improve overall system performance
    • Legacy network adapter support
    • MAC address spoofing support
    • Enable remote management on Hyper-V hosts: remote desktop, remote event log, ping, etc.
    • Advanced settings: CPU compatibility, NUMA, Network
  • File Manager, including copying files between Virtual Machines and between Virtual Machines and Hosts (through Virtual «Transfer Disk»)
  • Additional features are only available in our full version of 5nine Manager for Hyper-V

System Requirements

Supported Operating Systems

Local and remote management:

  • Windows Server
    • Windows Server 2012 R2
    • Windows Server 2012 R2 Core
    • Windows Server 2012
    • Windows Server 2012 Core
    • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
    • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 Core
  • Microsoft Hyper-V Server
    • Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 R2
    • Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012
    • Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 R2 SP1
  • Windows 8.x
    • Windows 8.1 with Hyper-V role enabled
    • Windows 8 with Hyper-V role enabled

Remote management only (allows managing different versions of Hyper-V hosts from one Windows Client):

  • Windows
    • Windows 8.1 x64
    • Windows 8 x64
    • Windows 7 x64

Prerequisites

  • .NET Framework 4.5 or higher

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What our clients say

"We recommend and install 5nine Manager on all our clients' systems. It makes managing Hyper-V server easy and ensures we can always get access to the domain controller if there is a problem."

Mark Dutton, Datamerge

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