Another reference on installing Windows 8 on VHD(Boot from VHD)

Just found another article talking about it, please reference here: http://blogs.technet.com/b/haroldwong/archive/2012/08/18/how-to-create-windows-8-vhd-for-boot-to-vhd-using-simple-easy-to-follow-steps.aspx Copy from there(I hope Harold don’t mind my re-post):============== I have placed the imagex.exe and some VHDs that I have created (in case you don’t want to create your own) in my drop box folder so feel free to grab them. http://aka.ms/hwitcampfiles In order to perform the steps in my blog, there are a couple of things that you will need to have access to – all of which are free. I will use a deployment utility called ImageX.exe from the Windows Automated Installation kit (WAIK). Also, you will … Continue reading Another reference on installing Windows 8 on VHD(Boot from VHD)

Will Dispersal Replace RAID?

A good article on it: http://wikibon.org/wiki/v/Is_RAID_Obsolete%3F From the article: For the foreseeable future dispersal will not be focused on transactional database environments, where RAID will continue to perform well and be combined with flash, for example. In these instances, multiple copies are warranted as data sets are smaller and of higher value. Dispersal will fit well with large scale applications such as social networks, medical images, certain government applications, archiving, intelligence applications and the like where storage will reach into the tens of petabytes in capacity.