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About Windows Data Storage Administration Tools

Administrators use a wide array of tools, utilities and freeware to manage their Windows storage environments. This topic page provides information on some of the best Microsoft and third-party tools available to Windows IT professionals when dealing with storage. You'll also find details on how to use and best take advantage of several storage commands and utilities available with Windows server operating systems such as Windows Server 2003 and 2008.