Building a Windows Server 2012 Storage Infrastructure
In this lab, learn how new Storage Technologies in Windows Server 2012 enable you to create a next generation storage infrastructure and highly available file server. Key tasks/topics include: 1. Create a storage space, and manage it, 2. Format as ReFS, 3. Install Deduplication and implement deduplication on the storage space, 4. Present the storage space to a new file server cluster, 5. Create a new file server cluster using ISCSI Shared Storage, 6. Create a highly available file server, 7. Implement SMB MultiChannel on the file server, 8. Configure a SQL Server 2012 Instance to use the file server, 9. Perform a transparent failover, 10. Validate SMB Multi-Channel, and 11. Perform a cluster aware update with transparent failover.