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Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Geographically Dispersed Cluster with IBM XIV Storage



Document Author:
Additional Author(s):

Mark S Fleming
Eric B Johnson


Document ID:

WP101836


Doc. Organization:

IBM Systems


Document Revised:

01/13/2011


Product(s) covered:

Brocade; IBM System Storage; IBM System x; iSCSI; SQL Server; XIV storage systems







Abstract: The purpose of this white paper is to supply storage and system architects with step-by-step configuration guidelines for the IBM XIV® Storage System in a Microsoft® Windows Server ® 2008 R2 Hyper-V™ geographically dispersed cluster environment. XIV Storage System implementation details are shared for iSCSI data replication between Microsoft’s Enterprise Engineering Center and their main Hyper-V lab. The distance between the primary and secondary sites, located on the main campus of Microsoft in Redmond, WA, is approximately one mile.

Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Geographically Dispersed Cluster with IBM XIV Storage.pdf Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Geographically Dispersed Cluster with IBM XIV Storage.pdf



Classification:

Hardware; Software; Solutions

Category:

Planning and Design

Solution(s):

ISV Applications

ISV(s):

Microsoft

Platform(s):

IBM System Storage



O/S:

Windows Server 2008

Keywords:

XIV, Hyper-V, SQL Server, iSCSI, cluster


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