This guide focuses on operational aspects of a hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) solution on Microsoft HCI Solutions from Dell Technologies with Hyper-V and Storage Spaces Direct.
Microsoft HCI Solutions from Dell Technologies refers to:
- Dell EMC-Integrated System for Azure Stack HCI (based on Azure Stack HCI operating system v20H2/v21H2)
- Dell EMC HCI Solutions for Microsoft Windows Server (based on Windows Server 2016/2019/2022)
Instructions in this guide are applicable only to the generally available operating system build of Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2019, Windows Server 2022, and Azure Stack HCI operating system with the latest applicable updates. These instructions are not validated with Windows Server version 1709. Microsoft HCI Solutions from Dell Technologies do not support the Windows Server Semi-Annual Channel release. Dell Technologies recommends updating the host operating system with the latest cumulative updates from Microsoft before starting the cluster creation and configuration tasks.