Shared storage for Windows Failover Cluster with MPIO

Microsoft released the iSCSI Software Target 3.3 on the download center in April. I have seen many people download, try it out, and gave great feedback. We had a question raised about the policy for supporting iSCSI Target with initiator clusters using MPIO configurations. The support statement and relevant articles have been updated to remove…


A Brief History of Windows Storage Server Releases

Here is a very brief outline of the history of the Windows Storage Server product line and a feature breakdown for each edition.   Storage Server Release Timeline Once upon a time, right around January 2002, Microsoft saw a trend that has yet to stop: the massive growth of electronic data, far from unlimited storage…


Welcome to the new Windows Storage Server blog!

Hi there! I’m Scott Johnson, Program Manager for the Windows Storage Server product line.  We have many cool things going on in the Windows Storage Server team that need to be talked about, so we decided to kick off this blog!   For starters, here is a rundown of the key features of a Microsoft Windows…