We are running ESXi 5.1 on a Dell Compellent SAN and Windows 2012 as file server. I have one file server which is going to need close to 8TB on it. Currently I have a 1.5TB volume which I will need to expand. What would be a better option to add multiple 2TB drives and then use dynamic volumes to combine them or just expand the LUN to the needed size?
Not sure if 5.1 can take volumes greater than 2TB