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Duplicated Volumes on Windows Server 2008 with HP SC08Ge and HP MSA2012sa

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Hi,

I have a HP MSA2012sa  dual controller storage and a dual-port Host Bus Adapter (HP SC08Ge). Each of my HBA ports is connected with one port of each controller. When i map the volumes from the storage to the server i can see each volume twice in the disk management console.

The aim of this configuration is a windows fail-over cluster (so a further server with the same controller will be added).

What am I doing wrong???

Regards

Robert
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hi,
try to install multi path software.
See on HP support what about MPIO driver
bye
vic
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There is no Driver needed for Windows Server 2008 - I had to activate the MPIO feature....
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hi rranftler,
thank for your feedback:
I am very interested about outcome of the problems.

Sometime authors, accept answers, assign points, or do nothing,
without comment how they resoveld or not problems:
this way is not good for general knowledgement.

bye
vic
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