troubleshooting Question

HyperV Storage SMB SHARE

Avatar of Sri M
Sri MFlag for United Arab Emirates asked on
Hyper-VWindows Server 2012File Sharing SoftwareStorage HardwareStorage Software
4 Comments2 Solutions175 ViewsLast Modified:
Hello Experts,

Need few clarifications in HyperV storage which is an SMB storage. I created a storage space with onboard disks of Win server 2012 R2 with file services installed on it. Its has 8x 1.2 TB drives, 4x 900 GB drives. I selected all these drives and created a storage pool which shows 12 TB as total storage. Now when I am creating a virtual disk in mirror mode it should give me a total of 6 TB approx but when I am creating it just tells I can create a vdisk with maximum size of 4.9 TB instead of 6 TB. When I tried to create second vdisk it shows up the remaining space which is 1.09 TB.

Is there any limitation on creating a virtual disk?

Thanks in advance

Regards
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Log in to continue reading
Become an EE member today7-DAY FREE TRIAL
Members can start a 7-Day Free trial then enjoy unlimited access to the platform for $9.99/mo
View membership options
Unlock 2 Answers and 4 Comments.
or
Learn why we charge membership fees
We get it - no one likes a content blocker. Take one extra minute and find out why we block content.
See how we're fighting big data
The Value of Experts Exchange in My Daily IT Life

Experts Exchange (EE) has become my company's go-to resource to get answers. I've used EE to make decisions, solve problems and even save customers. OutagesIO has been a challenging project and... Keep reading >>

Mike

Owner of Outages.IO
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Member Since 2016
Join a full scale community that combines the best parts of other tools into one platform.
Unlock 2 Answers and 4 Comments.
View membership options
“All of life is about relationships, and EE has made a virtual community a real community. It lifts everyone's boat.”
William Peck

Member since 2004