Windows Server 2012 Data Deduplication–A must have

During my summer vacation I’ve watched several TechEd video’s and there were plenty of interesting things I have seen, but the Data Deduplication feature in Server 2012 definitely belongs to one of my favorite ones. There are plenty of use cases were the Data Deduplication feature can help you save storage space. To try out this feature I created a folder on my test server and created 4 folders. The folders Source1 and Source2 contained Read More …

What is eating my disk size ?

Today I was testing some OS image within various Virtual Machines and at some stage noticed my available space on the disk became lower and lower. Although after each test i had deleted the VM entirely somehow i must have overlooked one or the other. So where are those BIG files on your local disk that are eating your disk size ? Well I launched WinDirStat that one had recommended me once, and is really Read More …