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I have a server reporting very critically low diskspace. I have three 1TB drives with installed and I would appreciate some advice on remedying this issue. I am considering using a Spanned Disk as a single logical drive is this advisable client server environment.

Whats the best pratice for such a scenario.

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I am considering using a Spanned Disk as a single logical drive is this advisable client server environment.

No. It's bit not advisable in a production setting. In a spanned drive setting, if a single drive failed, your system would become unusable.

Whats the best pratice for such a scenario.

There isn't You have not given enough info to give you any directed/specific advice. How are your drives configured now? Which drive is running out of space? Are you unable to free up space any other way? What kind of server?

A basic general best practice: use a quality RAID controller to create a redundant array out your multiple disks. This will likely require you to rebuild your server.

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