Dell EMC Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct Ready Nodes are pre-configured with certified components and validated building blocks that simplify ordering and reduce deployment risks while providing a superb customer support experience. Dell EMC Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct Ready Nodes are built on Dell PowerEdge R730xd servers that provide the storage density and compute power to maximize the benefits of Storage Spaces Direct and the advanced feature sets in Windows Server 2016. And, you’ll get a single point of contact for sales and technical support for the entire solution.
This support matrix provides information about supported firmware and drivers that have been validated for Dell EMC Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct Ready Nodes.
This deployment guide focuses on deploying a hyper-converged infrastructure solution on Dell EMC Ready Nodes for Windows Server 2016 with Hyper-V and Storage Spaces Direct. This deployment guide includes an overview of the solution infrastructure, guidance to integrate the solution components, and instructions on preparing and deploying the solution infrastructure. This guide is applicable only to infrastructure built by using the validated and certified Dell EMC Ready Nodes for Windows Server 2016 with Hyper-V.