Microsoft Hyper-V with IBM XIV Storage System Gen3
Eric B Johnson
Systems and Technology Group
XIV storage systems
Abstract: This white paper reveals condensed Microsoft Hyper-V configuration guidelines and best practices for IBM XIV Storage System Gen3. The emphasis is placed on storage considerations and usage for Microsoft hypervisor solutions and includes array configuration, virtual machine (VM) management, connectivity and disk options, and backup considerations. An introduction to the IBM XIV storage automation features for Microsoft System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM) is also included.