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  • Storage Spaces Direct

    Storage Spaces Direct enables service providers and enterprises to use industry standard servers with local storage to build highly available and scalable software defined storage for private cloud. Enabling Storage Spaces to use local storage for highly...
  • A developer's view on VSS for SMB File Shares

    VSS for SMB File Shares is an extension to the existing VSS infrastructure which consists of four parts: Component Name Type Binary Function File Share Shadow Copy Provider VSS File Share...
  • VSS for SMB File Shares

    In the next generation of Windows Server, Windows Server 2012, Hyper-V introduces support for storing virtual machine files on SMB 3.0 file shares. This blog post contains more detail on the SMB 3.0 enhancements to support this scenario. Volume Shadow...
  • SMB Transparent Failover – making file shares continuously available

      SMB Transparent Failover is one of the key features in the feature set introduced in Server Message Block (SMB) 3.0. SMB 3.0 is new in Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8. I am the program manager for SMB Transparent Failover and in this blog post...