04 mai 2011

Diskless server boot using the Microsoft iSCSI Software Target and a regular network card

The new Microsoft iSCSI Software Target 3.3 is commonly deployed to provide data storage for servers that boot from a local hard drive. However, there are interesting cost savings and management advantages in deploying servers that have no local disk at all and get their syste and boot volumes from the iSCSI target. The iSCSI Target team has worked closely with the Windows HPC Server team to enable this specific solution, common in HPC environments. Jian Yan, the Program Manager for the iSCSI Software Target, has a new blog post on... [Lire la suite]
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21 avril 2011

Updated iSCSI Initiator Users Guide for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

We just got an updated version of the “iSCSI Initiator Users Guide for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2“ posted on the Microsoft Download Center by Bruce Langworthy, the iSCSI Initiator PM.   Here’s a summary of the contents of this 82-page Word document:   ·Microsoft iSCSI Initiator Step-by-Step Guide ·Understanding Microsoft iSCSI Initiator Features and Components -What’s new in Microsoft iSCSI Initiator in Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 -SAN components in Microsoft iSCSI Initiator -Microsoft iSCSI... [Lire la suite]
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