Booting from a storage area network (SAN), rather than from local disks on individual servers, can enable organizations to consolidate their IT resources, minimize their equipment costs, and realize considerable management benefits by centralizing the boot process. This white paper covers boot from SAN technology as deployed with Microsoft® Windows Server.  It describes the advantages and complexities of the technology, and a number of key SAN boot deployment scenarios.

 

Get the whitepaper from here http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=2815

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