Booting diskless Windows clients via WinDRBD

Those who wonder what we’ve done since posting the previous blog article on WinDRBD will be interested to hear that we have been working hard to get Windows to boot over a WinDRBD device. The remote DRBD device can be hosted on a Linux machine which makes advanced features, such as fine-grained snapshots, readily available […]

WinDRBD: DRBD for Windows is Coming

This time it’s no April Fools’ joke: LINBIT is porting its flagship technology, the DRBD software, to the Microsoft Windows platforms. Linux inside … To achieve that while still being able to support the latest DRBD 9 features, a Linux kernel emulation layer has been designed and implemented. This layer allows us to use the original […]