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(Part 2) Windows Server 2016 Storage will Blow your Mind

1 year ago
The second in a three part series covering the amazing storage features found in Windows Server 2016. In this second video we will focus on the amazing capabilities provided by Storage Replica features in Windows Server 2016. [1:10] What is Storage Replica? [2:24] What is Block Level Replication and why is this important vs. file […]
Storage Replica in Windows Server 2016

Storage Replica in Windows Server 2016

2 years ago
Learn how Storage Replica, a new fault tolerant feature in Windows Server 2016, protects your data in stretch clusters, server-to-server, and cluster-to-cluster scenarios.
Windows Server 2016 – Stretch Cluster in 30 Seconds with Storage Replica

Windows Server 2016 – Stretch Cluster in 30 Seconds with Storage Replica

2 years ago
Storage Replica has a simple wizard within the Failover Cluster Manager MMC. Watch the worldwide storage legend, Ned Pyle, setup a stretch cluster in 30 seconds, and not a powershell console in sight.
Windows Server 2016 – Storage Replica on Thin-Provisioned Storage

Windows Server 2016 – Storage Replica on Thin-Provisioned Storage

2 years ago
Storage Replica is a new storage-agnostic, block-level, synchronous replication technology built into Windows Server 2016. Here’s a short demo video performing the initial synchronization of data on a thinly-provisioned set of storage. Fast!
How to set up Hyper-V Replica in Windows Server 2012 R2

How to set up Hyper-V Replica in Windows Server 2012 R2

2 years ago
Find out how to keep a warm standby of any virtualized workload with replication intervals as frequent as every 30 seconds. This video will not only show you how to do this but will also talk through who should take advantage and why. [2:07] What is Hyper-V Replica and why should Small and Mid-Size Businesses […]

Storage Replica – Reversing Replication

2 years ago
This segment in the Storage Replica series looks at how to reverse replication direction across all three Storage Replica scenarios: Server/Server (S/S) Cluster/Cluster (C/C) Stretch Cluster It also shows the expected states of the volumes involved and the availability of data with a reversal of replication direction.

Storage Replica – Creating a Storage Replica Partnership

2 years ago
This segment demonstrates the methods used to create a Storage Replica partnership across all three (3) scenarios: Server/Server Cluster/Cluster Stretch Cluster Additional information and context can be referenced at this TechNet Storage Replica landing page: technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt126104.aspx

Storage Replica – Running the Test Report (Test-SRTopology)

2 years ago
This segment examines and shows how to run and then analyze the Storage Replica Test Report, generated using Test-SRTopology.

Storage Replica – Stretch Cluster Complete Walkthrough

3 years ago
This third post in the Storage Replica Series shows a complete end-to-end walkthrough of configuring and managing Storage Replica in a Stretch Cluster configuration across two geographically separated datacenter locations. TechNet page to step by step directions: technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt126102.aspx

Storage Replica – Cluster/Cluster Complete Walkthrough

3 years ago
This second post in the Storage Replica Series shows a complete end-to-end walkthrough of configuring and managing Storage Replica in a Cluster to Cluster (C/C) configuration. TechNet page to step by step directions: technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt126105.aspx

Storage Replica – Server/Server Complete Walkthrough

3 years ago
This first post in the Storage Replica Series shows a complete end-to-end walkthrough of configuring and managing Storage Replica in a Server to Server (S/S) configuration. TechNet page to step by step directions: technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt126103.aspx