Index 587
Index
writer component, 155
VSSADMIN, 153
Web-based enterprise management
(WEBEM), 20
WebDAV. See HTTP-DAV
Wide SCSI, 229
Windows 2000 forest, mapping, 130
Windows 2003 configuration guidelines,
540–48
logical drive partitions, 544–46
memory sizing, 542–43
physical drives, 546–48
symmetric multiprocessing, 540–42
Windows Active Directory, 146–48
64-bit versus 32-bit, 147
database, 148
database engine, 146
Windows clusters, 157–65
Windows Management Instrumentation
(WMI), 20
Windows Server, 136–51
64-bit Windows, 144–51
clustering, 161
defined, 136
edition differences, 138–39
editions, 137
getting most out of, 132
hardware support, 139
NTFS volume management, 139–43
platform goal, 137
scalability, 137–38
Windows Software Update Service, 215
Windows Storage Server 2003 Feature Pack,
268–79
installation, 269–70
local DFS root, 269
Windows virtual servers, 98–100
challenge, 100
illustrated, 99
opportunities, 99–100
See also Virtual servers
Working threads, 35
Workload
concurrent, Jetstress, 471
generation tools, 447
I/O, measurement, 492
monitoring, 484–85
Workload simulation, 451–75
ADTest, 473–74
ESP, 471–73
Jetstress, 465–71
Loadsim, 451–65
WOW64, 198
Write-back cache, 312–15
defined, 312
distributed parity stripe arrays, 315
ECC, 313–14
module flexibility, 314–15
parity checking, 312–13
See also Cache
Write-ordering, 258–59
Writers, 155
“Wunsch method,” 389

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