IT leaders struggle with the costs and complications associated with data growth and are looking for new solutions and tools to help them scale and keep costs down. Come to this Jump Start to find out how the new tools in the R2 release of Windows Server 2012 can help you move workloads to less costly and more robust and scalable storage solutions. Learn more about Automated Tiering, Data Deduplication, Scale-Out File Server, shared VHDX files and Hyper-V live migration over the Server Message Block (SMB) protocol (SMB Direct and SMB Multichannel). This Jump Start assumes a familiarity with Windows Server 2012 storage concepts; take the Windows Server 2012: Storage course to learn more. And you’ll get the most out of the Jump Start if you’ve already taken this one: What’s New in Windows Server 2012 R2 Jump Start.
Instructors | Prabu Rambadran - Senior Product Manager; Rick Claus - Senior Technical Evangelist
Associated MVA Course(s) | Windows Server 2012: Storage; What’s New in Windows Server 2012 R2 Jump Start
This module provides an overview of existing storage options in Windows Server 2012, including ODX, StorSimple, and Hyper-V Virtual Fibre Channel.
In this module you will find out about the new options for on-premises storage in Windows Server 2012 R2. These features include: Hybrid Storage Pools, Tiered Storage, and Persistent Write-Back Cache.
In this module you will learn about the former and new interfaces and features of Storage Management in Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2.
This module describes the current and new features for protecting your data. These options include Hyper-V Replica and Replica Extension, Hyper-V Recovery Manager, Storage Spaces, and ReFS.
This module shows you how to get in and get these new features running in your environment. It includes a case study demonstrating the effectiveness of these new features from an operational and budgeting perspective.
The information in this module provides you with an opportunity to dive deeper into Windows Server 2012 R2 Storage, at your own pace.
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