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HP BladeSystem c3000 Enclosure : Ilo : Python : get_asset_tag() Not working

I try to connect to a HP Blade Server (HP BladeSystem c3000 Enclosure ) using Python's HP-ILO module. obj=hpilo.Ilo('172.8.2.29', login='Administrator', password='<redacted>', timeout=60, ...
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VM iscsi disk crashes on one VM Host, not on the other

I have a VmWare solution running on a HP bladesystem with a Lefthand ISCSI san. There are currently two VmWare hosts in that environment. I have two Debian VM's sharing an ISCSI disk (with ocfs2), ...
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How Reliable is Virtualization when compared to dedicated Hardware?

In my organisation we have plenty of mission critical servers and currently there is a debate whether for critical servers we should use VMWare vSphere 5 or have a dedicated hardware? The perception ...
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Probability of Blade Chassis Failure, Redundancy

Suppose I have a blade server HP C7000, with three blades. Q1. Is there any disaster recovery technique that provides redundancy between blades? If any one blade goes down the second should come up ...
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HP Blade Server - Network Card Unplugged Issue

I have a HP blade server which can be administered from HP Onboard Administrator. I found that there are 2 NICs on that server and there is a NIC teaming enabled to create a single Virtual NIC. ...
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Understanding redundant power supplies

Im looking into the cost of putting a Cassandra cluster into a colo facility. Along these lines there would be 6-8 servers at the outset with expected growth over time. One option is just a series of ...
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Moving a blade server to another C7000 enclosure

I need to move a Bl460c G7 blade to another C7000 enclosure. The server is attached to a D2700 SAS direct attached storage through a 6GB SAS Switches which are also inserted in old C7000. I need to ...
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Ideal way to deploy SSL to blades/chassis

I have about 14 Dell M1000e chassis and corresponding 224 blades. I just received a wildcard SSL cert, but don't want to manually visit each administrative page to upload the cert/key. I understand ...
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Blade servers for vm?

We're using VMware on a normal rack mounted server and considering getting another. I see these days I can pick blade enclosures and servers up for relatively low cost and see the term blade and vm ...
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How can I measure actual memory usage from my running processes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Meaning of the buffers/cache line in the output of free I have two servers, server1 and server2. Both of them are identical HP blades, running the exact same OS (RHEL ...
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Need advice with regards to mezzanine card for new HP bl460c gen8 blade

The new blade will connect to an iSCSI MSA2000 SAN with a 1Gb interconnect. Do I need both mezzanine slots populated? What ethernet card do you recommend?
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Setting up 2 x switches in a blade server (BX600) - First time

I have the following items: Primergy BX600 MMB3 10 x BX620 S4 2 x Switch Blade (PG-SW107) QNAP (TS-EC1279U-RP – QNAP) (4 x Gigabit Connections) HP Pro curve Switch (2510g-48 (JA9280-A)) Patch ...
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Fujitsu BX600 S3 with 10 x BX620 S4 Blade Servers + QNAP TS-EC1279U-RP — SETUP

I have the following hardware: Fujitsu BX600 S3 Chassis 10 x BX620 S4 Blade Servers QNAP TS-EC1279U-RP APC Symmetra RM 6kVA 6000VA SYH2K6RMI HP PROCURVE 2510G (J9280A) What I would like to do: ...
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Can I setup static routes through ILO card?

I am setting up a network and I have an HP Blade 380 G7 server with its own ILO module. I am going to be giving users access to this box and have segmented the ILO card off. I am wondering 2 things. ...
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Blade communication within virtual connect domain without leaving enclosure

I have a HP C3000 blade enclosure, some blades and a flex-10 interconnect module, running ESXi 4.1. I'd like to have networking between the blades, and was wondering if the interconnect module can ...
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Using 48v for servers

I'm currently in the middle of a process to specify and design a new server environment for graphics and video rendering. We know we want to use blades, and we're pretty sure of our vendor decisions. ...