Storage Replica Updates in Windows Server 2019 Insider Preview Build 17650

Heya folks, Ned here again. The folks over at Windows Server Insiders just dropped the new album: Build 17650. For those interested in having a job after a disaster strikes, there are three new Storage Replica options available:: Storage Replica Standard Storage Replica Log v1.1 Storage Replica Test Failover Storage Replica Standard SR is now available… Read more

Manage Storage Spaces Direct in Windows Server 2016 with Windows Admin Center (Preview)

Hi! I’m Cosmos. Follow me @cosmosdarwin on Twitter. At Microsoft Ignite 2017, we teased the next-generation in-box management experience for Storage Spaces Direct and Hyper-Converged Infrastructure built on Windows Admin Center, known then as ‘Project Honolulu’. Until now, this experience has required an Insider Preview build of Windows Server 2019. The most consistent feedback we’ve… Read more

Introducing the Windows Server Storage Migration Service

Update! We shipped Windows Server 2019!!! Go to for all production support info on SMS! You don’t need this blog post anymore. 😊 Hi Folks, Ned here again with big news: Windows Server 2019 Preview contains an entirely new feature! The Storage Migration Service helps you migrate servers and their data without reconfiguring applications… Read more