troubleshooting Question

SBS console issue / 100% CPU usage.

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I am dealing with this issue at the moment. When i open SBS console, the CPU usage goes up to 100% for several minutes. At this point nothing else is working, if i try to ping the SBS server from a client i get "time out". If i disable

Hardware: HP Proliant ML350 G5 with 10 GB RAM, 2x Raid 5 3x146 GB 10K SAS disk
ESXi 4.0 U2 as host with two virtual machines. Got two datastore, one virtual machine on each datastore.

Virtual Machine 1
CPU: 2
RAM: 8GB
OS: Windows 2008 SBS fully updated from windows update

Virtual Machine 2
CPU: 2
RAM: 2GB
OS: Windows 2008 STD 32 fully updated from windows update.

Any suggestions?
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