Hi, if i have one server with Windows 2012 R2 and Hyper-V role on it, should i use RAID controller on the disks where the hyper-v host disks are? I did read somewhere that the disk must be setup with write through, but could i then use the file and storage service and use JBOD instead and have the same speed? Since it cant use a raid controllers ram to speed up, then what is the point using a dedicatet raid controller?
Herein one will find an aggregate of some of my experience building and deploying virtualization stacks both in standalone, clustered Hyper-V, clustered Hyper-V with a Scale-Out File Server (SOFS) backend, and Storage Spaces Direct (S2D).
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…