Windows 2012 R2 Storage Spaces- Knowledge Based

What types of drives can I use with Storage Spaces? SAS or SATA?
You can use commodity drives attached via Serial-Attached SCSI (SAS), Serial ATA (SATA), or USB. Storage layers that abstract the physical disks are not com...
Fri, Jun 26, 2015 at 10:43 AM
Configuration Limitations recommended by Microsoft
The following are the recommended configuration limits for Storage Spaces:  For clustered storage pools: Up to 80 physical disks in a clustered st...
Wed, Jun 10, 2015 at 1:06 PM
What are the best uses of simple, mirror, and parity spaces?
Storage Spaces offers simple spaces, mirror spaces, and parity spaces, each with unique characteristics. Simple spaces are designed for increase...
Tue, Jun 23, 2015 at 4:40 PM
What types of storage spaces can I use with a failover cluster?
Storage Spaces on Windows Server 2012 R2 supports creating a clustered storage pool when using mirror spaces, parity spaces, and simple spaces. Windows Serv...
Tue, Jun 23, 2015 at 4:45 PM
What properties can I change after creating a storage space? Thin or Fixed ?
Upon creating a storage space, certain fundamental properties are locked in place. These fundamental properties include the provisioning type (thin or fixed...
Wed, Jun 24, 2015 at 1:50 PM
What are columns and how does Storage Spaces decide how many to use?
Besides offering resiliency to drive failures, Storage Spaces also offers increased performance by striping data across multiple disks. Storage Spaces descr...
Wed, Jun 24, 2015 at 3:38 PM
Steps to upgrade EVAL edition to Full Edition_Windows PowerShell
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Fri, Jun 26, 2015 at 5:03 PM