An Overview of the Microsoft Cloud Platform System
Aidan Finn gives an overview of Microsoft's Cloud Platform System, which is the company's cloud-in-a-rack solution built on Dell hardware.
Nov 19, 2014|Aidan Finn
How to Build Azure-Like Virtual Machines on Hyper-V
Aidan Finn serves us a method for creating virtual machines on Hyper-V that are similar to those that you can run in Microsoft Azure.
Nov 17, 2014|Aidan Finn
Controlling SMB Multichannel in Windows Server 2012 R2
Our two-part series on SMB 3.0 and SMB Multichannel concludes with a discussion of smart SMB design, SMB Multichannel constraints, and SMB bandwidth limits.
Jul 18, 2014|Aidan Finn
How Would Microsoft Design a Scale-Out File Server: Disks, Networking, and More
Discover how disks, networks, servers, and Storage Bricks play a part in designing a SOFS in part 2 of this series.
Mar 10, 2014|Aidan Finn
Windows Server 2012
How Would Microsoft Design a Scale-Out File Server?
WWMSD? Ever wonder how Microsoft would design a SOFS for storage over SMB 3.0 networking with transparent failover? Find out more in part 1 of this series.
Mar 5, 2014|Aidan Finn