Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 RTM'd

Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 which includes Microsoft iSCSI Software Target 3.3 has been released to manufacturing (RTM). WSS2008 R2 based storage appliances are delivered by Microsoft partners with the same management and protection tools that are deployed across the rest of their customer's Windows infrastructure. WSS2008 R2 enables simplified and rapid deployment of highly […]

Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 which includes Microsoft iSCSI Software Target 3.3 has been released to manufacturing (RTM). WSS2008 R2 based storage appliances are delivered by Microsoft partners with the same management and protection tools that are deployed across the rest of their customer's Windows infrastructure. WSS2008 R2 enables simplified and rapid deployment of highly available file or iSCSI-based block servers without the user ever going to the second node to configure the cluster. Here's what's included:

Three New Editions to Savor:

Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Enterprise
Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Standard
Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Workgroup

There're a ton of new things you can do with WSS appliances. Let’s look at the key scenarios and uses:

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