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Nixsys experiences? by mr_t_has_a_van
Has anyone tried Nixsys, raid in particular? What kind of experience was it?
January 19th 06 08:21 PM
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Snap Server 4100 aborts on boot by [email protected]
My boss just gave me a hand-me-down Snap Server 4100 that we've had shelved for a couple of years now. Unfortunately, it won't complete it's boot and cleanup anymore. Initial startup works fine and the web interface works almost immediately. I can view information and toggle some settings...
January 18th 06 09:33 PM
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Booting from DotHill SAN on Solaris by Mark Round
Hi all, I am about to embark on my first SAN project, and just need to confirm a few things before I get going. The plan is to get a stack of Sun T1000 1u servers (mainly because they offer a real punch in a tiny form factor), serving web content in a load-balanced configuration. Because they...
January 18th 06 10:54 AM
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Promise UltraTrak SX4000 and 500GB HDs? by peter
Hi, I would like to hear from anyone who has used 500GB IDE hard drives with the Promise UltraTrak SX4000. Do they work okay for you? Have you run into any trouble with them? I need to bump up my storage in the SX4000 I use at work from the 250GB drives we currently use. Before I go and buy a...
January 17th 06 11:22 PM
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DLT 8000 Hardware compression by [email protected]
Hi, I'm using a Quantum 40/80 DLT tape drive with hardware compression enabled. The software used to backup our systems is ArcServe v.11. The tape drive was working fine before we moved it to a new server (old server 2k, new server 2k3). Ever since the drive was installed on the new server the...
January 17th 06 09:23 PM
by Zak Go to last post
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Boot from FC SAN problem by [email protected]
Hi, I have HP blade serwers with Adaptec SAN attached to it. Linux on servers. The problem with booting from SAN is when one blade server booted from SAN is working and second is booting, first is loosing connection to it's storage. It looks like booting the other server breaks frist server...
January 16th 06 07:32 PM
by morti Go to last post
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Feedback on HP EML 103? by Will
Does anyone have feedback on the HP EML 103 tape library, comparing it for features and reliability against an ADIC i2000 or Overland Neo 8000? I heard the EML is an OEM Quantum library, and I have never much liked the reliability of Quantum libraries. -- Will
January 15th 06 12:04 PM
by Charles Morrall Go to last post
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Storage Tech 9840 Tape Drive by 2hawks
Hi, I have a Storage Tech 9840 Tape Drive but I don't even know how to configure it. Does anyone have a link to an operators manual or a web site that has a good technical breakdown of the drive and error codes etc? Thanks, Rob P.S. The general manual online in PDF format isn't the one I am...
January 13th 06 10:31 PM
by morti Go to last post
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Network storage for home network (wifi or not?) by [email protected]
Hi all, I have 5 desktop machines running a mix of Linux and XP on my network at home. Two are wired the rest are wireless (g). Am thinking about adding a Network storage unit, firstly does anyone have any suggestions.. something not too expensive. I am also contemplating wifi or not, moving...
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January 13th 06 11:40 AM
by Folkert Rienstra Go to last post
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EMC SANCopy, Clone, Snapshot question by Clayton Sutton
I am new to this SAN stuff as we just got a CX500 and CX300 installed by Dell. I am trying to get my arms around the SANCopy, Clone and Snapshot concepts. I know that they are different but I don't know how. Can someone explain them to me? The way I understand it is if I did a "Clone" of a...
January 12th 06 08:28 PM
by Maxim S. Shatskih Go to last post
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1.8 internal HD compatibles by JaxDawg
I'm trying to replace a dead hard drive in my mp3 player (Creative Zen touch). Its a 1.8" Hitachi 20gb (model HTC424020F7AT00). Since the player is a few years old, I'm trying to find a replacement drive pretty cheap. $130+ seems to be the going rate. Are there any compatible drives that I may...
January 12th 06 06:28 PM
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How to make a pen driver appear (temporarily) not working ? -Please HELP!! by [email protected]
I have an uncommon question. I have a USB drive (it's a 4Gb pen drive). What I need is a trick so that if one tries the drive on any PC it will appear to be not working (even to an experienced user). On the other hand the trick must be safe and reversible, that is, whenever I want the drive must...
January 12th 06 06:25 PM
by Maxim S. Shatskih Go to last post
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Low end NAS with NFS support by [email protected]
Hi all, I'm trying to find, if possibile, a low end NAS (such as LACiE ethernet disk 1TB) with NFS support. Anyone can tell me a name? Thanks Stefano
January 12th 06 06:04 PM
by Faeandar Go to last post
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External RAID hardware recommendations - Promise, JetStor, Nexsan... by [email protected]
We selected the Promise VTrak 300i primarily to store disk-to-disk backups, and secondarily as storage for Exchange and application servers. I've since heard from suppliers that Promise has terrible customer support. Vendors have suggested JetStor or Nexsan as better choices. Is Promise a company...
January 11th 06 06:59 PM
by Sto Rage© Go to last post
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query regarding :RAID by amritanshu johri
Hi, I am planning to build system where it is possible to create 100's of array(raid 5) at a time, that means some of them can go faulty even before init-task is complete.If INIT hasn't completed then there is no way to rebuild the array(?). Lets say raid-subsystem does things this way. We bypass...
January 6th 06 02:48 PM
by amritanshu johri Go to last post
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snap servers and suitability for oracle databases by [email protected]
hi I'm looking at purchasing a snap server 18000, but i'm getting conflicting messages with regards to its suitability for providing oracle storage. I'd have another machine with the oracle installation connecting to the storage either iscsi or nfs . Has anyone used any of the snap range for oracle...
January 5th 06 02:44 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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adding iSCSI to existing SAN by vince
I am sure this is stupid question. I have an existing Clarrion CX500 SAN. I would like to add iSCSI capabilities to the storage network. What do I need? I know it's a gateway of some sort but I can't find any part numbers or even what a device would be called. Thanks, V
January 4th 06 04:03 PM
by vince Go to last post
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how to find out the "lifetime" of DD5-tapes? NOT MTBF.. by [email protected]
Hello, some advanced backup-solutions do allow to define the "tapelifetime" in order to be able to use/take a new tape from the tape-recycling pool before the tape in questions really gets broken(e.g. too many read/write-errors). It's quite easy to find out the MTBF of different tapedrive- types...
January 4th 06 06:35 AM
by David A.Lethe Go to last post
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high availability and disaster recovery solution by [email protected]
Hi, I would like to get some advice about high availability and disaster recovery solution. I like to get preliminary analysis from engineers who have been using EMC (Symmetra), NetApp, Xiotech, Hitachi, HP or any other solution for their DR or high availability plan. In general, how do they feel...
January 3rd 06 08:43 PM
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Programming Forums by Luiz Antonio Picanço
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January 3rd 06 08:14 PM
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