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Setup a 2016 Nano Server for Hyper-V on a Dell Internal Dual SD Module (IDSDM)

Here are my notes that I used to get Nano server running on a Dell R730 with SD Cards.
The part number for the Internal Dual SD Module (IDSDM) is PMR79 or 330-BBCN
http://www.dell.com/en-us/shop/dell-internal-dual-sd-module-card-reader-sd-for-poweredge-r430-r630-r730-r730xd-t430-t630/apd/330-bbcn/storage-drives-media
It has dual 16GB SD Cards Dell DP/N: 037D9D

Preparing your management PC/server (Or install the latest RSAT tools for Build 1607 or newer on Win10)
Install-WindowsFeature -Name RSAT-Hyper-V-Tools, Hyper-V-Tools, Hyper-V-PowerShell, RSAT-Clustering, RSAT-Clustering-MGMT, RSAT-AD-PowerShell -Verbose

You will need the ADK and Nano Server Image Builder.  
There is an intro to the Image builder and links to that and the ADK here:
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/nanoserver/2016/10/15/introducing-the-nano-server-image-builder/

Create your Nano server USB stick so you can install Nano on bare metal.
You can make an ISO for use with a Virtual console like iDrac too.
The first part of the…