Tech: Running Microsoft virtual machines inside the Encrypted File System

Andre Keartland discovered a 2 years old Technet article suggesting to move .vhd files in an Encrypted File System (EFS) for increase security.

After doing some tests he reported on microsoft.public.virtualserver newsgroup that the operation imply a minor performance decrease of less than 5% on a critical virtual machine like a Domain Controller.

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