Very new to setting up a SAN and would like to know given the environment below. What are the Pros and Cons to one large iSCSI Target vs. smaller multiple iSCSI Targets?
We have 4 servers boxes [10 Gbe network]:
- (2) Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard with StarWind iSCSI (5TB each in RAID 10 config)
- (2) Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter with Hyper-V
(8) Hyper-V servers:
- (2) SQL 2005
- (1) Exchange Server
- (3) Web servers
- (2) Development servers
- (1) File Server
The question appears often enough, how do I transfer my data from my old server to the new server while preserving file shares, share permissions, and NTFS permisions. Here are my tips for handling such a transfer.
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.
To install the necessary roles, go to Server Manager, and select Add Roles and Featu…
This Micro Tutorial will teach you how to reformat your flash drive. Sometimes your flash drive may have issues carrying files so this will completely restore it to manufacturing settings. Make sure to backup all files before reformatting.