Hyper-V Overprovisioned Storage

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    Dynamic disk technology allows administrators to allocate for virtual machines more storage space than there is real physical capacity. The Hyper-V Overprovisioned Storage report helps you reveal excessive storage over-provisioning in your virtual environment.

    Sample Usage

    This section provides step-by-step instructions that will help you understand how to create the Hyper-V Overprovisioned Storage report. Consider the following example:

    You need to report on disks with the largest amount of provisioned storage space. Use statistics for the previous month as a ground for the report analysis.

    To create the report, follow these steps:

    1. Open the Hyper-V Overprovisioned Storage report.
    2. Define time intervals.
    3. Choose sorting options.
    4. Choose an aggregation type.
    5. Choose a report scope.
    6. Run the report.
    7. View the report output.