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IVdsHwProviderStoragePools interface

[Beginning with Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012, the Virtual Disk Service COM interface is superseded by the Windows Storage Management API.]

Provides methods to create LUNs in a storage pool and enumerate the storage pools managed by a hardware provider.

When to implement

Hardware providers implement this interface.

When to use

Applications use the methods of this interface to perform storage pool operations.

Members

The IVdsHwProviderStoragePools interface inherits from the IUnknown interface. IVdsHwProviderStoragePools also has these types of members:

Methods

The IVdsHwProviderStoragePools interface has these methods.

MethodDescription
CreateLunInStoragePool

Creates a LUN in a storage pool.

QueryMaxLunCreateSizeInStoragePool

Returns the maximum size of the LUN that can be created in the storage pool based on the specified LUN type and hints.

QueryStoragePools

Returns an IEnumVdsObject enumeration object containing a list of the storage pools managed by the hardware provider.

 

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows 7 [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008 R2 [desktop apps only]

Header

Vds.h;
VdsHwPrv.h (for hardware providers)

Library

Uuid.lib

See also

IVdsStoragePool

 

 

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