Why Windows Server 2012 Parity Storage Spaces Might Perform Slowly

  Summary: Gregg O’Brien, a Microsoft Premier Field Engineer from Canada, walks us through some lessons he learned when testing Storage Spaces, a new feature in Windows Server 2012 that’s meant to provide enterprise-level storage performance, flexibility, and scale. The moral of his story:  for heavy workloads requiring high speed, random I/O and the best…