As you can tell by the question title I don't know much about SAN or iSCSI. I'm looking into setting one up here so we can effectively virtualize our environment.
We have Windows Storage Server 2003 currently in use as a file server with network shares. I have over 1.5 TB of space on here which is plenty for our organization. What do I have to do to this computer to get it ready to be a SAN/iSCSI if anything? It already has a RAID setup.
You never specified what your end goal is. What are you really trying to accomplsish? What are the engineering requirements? A single Windows box is a point of failure. If you have a way to cluster them
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This tutorial will walk an individual through the process of installing the necessary services and then configuring a Windows Server 2012 system as an iSCSI target.
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