TechNet Radio

TechNet Radio: What's New in SMB for Windows Server 2012 R2

Download this episode

Download Video

Download captions

Download Captions

Description

Dan Stolts welcomes back Jose Barreto to the show as they discuss what’s new in SMB for Windows Server 2012 R2. Tune in as they chat about all of the new features and functionality for Server Message Block (SMB) and how these improvements will affect your datacenter.

  • [2:10] SMB 3 offers some new improved SMB bandwidth Management.  Can you share a bit with us about the three traffic types and how they are different?
  • [3:54] SMB 3.0 on Windows Server 2012 R2 offers new automatically rebalancing of Scale-Out File Server Clients.  Can you tell us about this excellent technology for improving scalability and improving efficiency?
  • [8:38] What about the new capabilities including SMB Multichannel and high speed migrations with low CPU utilization?
  • [13:24] Can you share a bit about SMB over RDMA?
  • [20:37]  What are VHDX files and how does it work in terms of storage inside virtual machines?
  • [25:30]  SMB 1.0 is now an optional feature. Why?
  • [28:48]  What about SMB event messages?

__________________________

Experience Microsoft's latest products with these FREE downloads!
 Build Your Lab! Download  Windows Server 2012 R2System Center 2012 R2 and  Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 and get the best virtualization platform and private cloud management solution on the market. Try it FREE now!

 Don't Have a Lab? Build Your Lab in the Cloud with Windows Azure Virtual Machines. Try Windows Azure for free with no cost or obligations, and use any OS, language, database or tool. FREE Download

__________________________

If you're interested in learning more about the products or solutions discussed in this episode, click on any of the below links for free, in-depth information:

Websites & Blogs:

 Follow the conversation @MS_ITPro
 Become a Fan @ facebook.com/MicrosoftITPro
Generic Episode Image Subscribe to our podcast via iTunes, Stitcher, or RSS

Embed

Format

Available formats for this video:

Actual format may change based on video formats available and browser capability.

    The Discussion

    • rickyaday

      Good Stuff!

       

      Informative and enjoyable 30mins there Smiley

       

      Definitely going to check out Channel 9 a bit more in future Smiley

    • kishor tiwari

      B 3 offers some new improved SMB bandwidth Management. Can you share a bit with us about the three traffic types and how they are different?
      [3:54] SMB 3.0 on Windows Server 2012 R2 offers new automatically rebalancing of Scale-Out File Server Clients. Can you tell us about this excellent technology for improving scalability

    Comments closed

    Comments have been closed since this content was published more than 30 days ago, but if you'd like to continue the conversation, please create a new thread in our Forums, or Contact Us and let us know.