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Windows 2008 LUN size.

Hello,

 

I'm using an iSCSI LUN on Windows 2008 R2, but the i'm limited to 16TB when I create this LUN.

 

It's possible to bypass this limit ?

 

My NetApp Cluster is on 8.2.1.

 

Thank's.

 

 

Re: Windows 2008 LUN size.

Hope the below information might help you for your query.

 

Parameter                                                           Windows              Linux                                                                                  HP-UX           Solaris       AIX            ESX

Visible target ports per host321616161616
LUNs per host2552,048 devices max (where each path to a LUN is a device)11iv2: 512

11iv3: 1,024

5121,024

4.x: 256

Local drives, CD-ROM, and so on count against this value.

Maximum paths from host to LUN824 (max of 2,048 per host)11iv2: 8

11iv3: 32

1616

4.x: 8

(max of 1,024 per host)

Maximum paths from host to storage solution1,0241,02411iv2: 8

11iv3: 32

1616

4.x: 8

(max of 1,024 per host)

Max LUN size2 TB (MBR)

16 TB (GPT)

16 TB11iv2: 2 TB

11iv3: 16 TB

16 TB16 TB16 TB (VMFS-5 and pass through RDM)

2 TB (VMFS-3 and non-pass-through RDM)