Microsoft Multipath I/O (MPIO) Users Guide for Windows Server 2012
July 31, 2012 Leave a comment
This document details changes in MPIO in Windows Server 2012, as well as providing conifguration guidance via the GUI, or via our new MPIO module for Windows PowerShell, which is new for Windows Server 2012.
Microsoft Multipath I/O (MPIO) provides hardware and software vendors with a means of creating MPIO solutions that work effectively with the Windows Server operating system to provide organizations with reliable multiple path support on Windows Server 2012. The MPIO solution provides support for Fibre Channel, Serial Attached SCSI, and Internet SCSI (iSCSI) storage, and also ensures that MPIO-based storage solutions from different storage partners can coexist on the same Windows Server host.