Q&A With Matthias Wollnik, Senior Program Manager for Data Deduplication in Windows Server 2012 R2

Hi Folks – Back in December, I wrote a blog article on Data Deduplication, which was first introduced in Windows Server 2012 and Windows Storage Server 2012. It’s been improved in Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows Storage Server 2012 R2, and it is quickly becoming a very popular feature. In this post, I’ll share…


Windows Server 2012 R2 – What’s New for Deployment and Management?

Hi Folks – Over the past few months, I’ve covered eight of the items on my list of Top 10 New and Improved Features in Windows Storage Server 2012 R2. Here are the links to the entire blog series: What’s New for SMB and the iSCSI Target Server Work Folders and DFS Replication Failover Clustering…


New Storage Paper: Maximizing Storage Efficiency on Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows Storage Server 2012 R2

Hi Folks – I’d like to highlight a new storage paper: Maximizing Storage Efficiency on Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows Storage Server 2012 R2, which you can download here. This paper highlights storage features that enable you to get more out of your existing storage capacity—and to easily scale that capacity when needed. Here…