Windows Server 2008 R2 installations create a default partition that is not visible to the OS. When it comes to disk provisioning, in a general sense, Windows administrators should always provision what is required and have the ability to expand if that need increases. To that end, you might wonder what the 100 MB of System Reserved Partition space is doing for your servers.
That is the theme of my latest TechRepublic blog post. Click here to read the entire material.