I have a two part question. I have a large file system with 65 million files and 2TB of disk space on a Windows 2003 R2 server.
The file system locks up randomly and struggles with counting the number of files. Does anyone run similar sized file systems and run into similar problems? Are there limits in Windows 2003 32bit OS.
The second part is growing the volumes beyond 2TB. It seems Win2k3 recommends spanning which we don't like. How do others deal with volumes that need to be larger than 2TB. Note: for application reasons I can only have one volume.