Exam 98-365: Windows Server Administration Fundamentals/Understanding Storage
This lesson covers Understanding Storage. It looks at storage technologies, RAID, and disk types.
Activity 1 - Identify Storage Technologies
This objective may include but is not limited to: advantages and disadvantages of different storage types; local (SATA, SCSI, IDE); NAS; SAN; fibre channel; iSCSI; NFS; FC HBA and FC switches; iSCSI hardware.
- Read Wikipedia: Computer data storage.
- Read Wikipedia: Serial attached SCSI.
- Read Wikipedia: Network-attached storage.
- Read Wikipedia: Storage Area Network.
- Read Wikipedia: iSCSI.
Activity 2 - Understand RAID
This objective may include but is not limited to: RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 10 and combinations; hardware and software RAID.
- Read RAID.
Activity 3 - Understand Disk Types
This objective may include but is not limited to: ATA; basic disk; dynamic disk; mount points; file systems; mounting a virtual hard disk; distributed file systems; optical disks.