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Optimizing Citrix® XenDesktop® for High Performance by Craig Thomas Ellrod

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Hyper-V virtual storage

Microsoft's Hyper-V implements storage with flexible features. Hyper-V supports file storage in the form of a shared virtual hard disk, SMB 3.0. Hyper-V supports block storage with Fibre Channel and iSCSI storage arrays. Disks are presented to virtual machines as either a virtual IDE controller or a virtual SCSI controller.

Cluster Shared Volumes

Cluster Shared Volumes (CSV) is a feature of failover clustering introduced in Windows 2008 R2 for use with Hyper-V. A CSV is a shared disk containing an NTFS or ReFS (Windows Server 2012 R2) volume that is made accessible for read and write operations by all nodes within a Windows server failover cluster. This enables a virtual machine to have complete mobility throughout the cluster, ...

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