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Difference between various openstack versions? [on hold]

What's the difference between DevStack, HP Helion Open Stack and Mirantis?
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HP ML350 Gen9 drive cage replacement

I bought HP ML350 G9 L0A11A server. It supports 3.5" HDs but I bought three 2.5" HDs. Can I replace included LFF cage with SFF cage 726545-B21 ? Thanks
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Startup and hard disk issues [on hold]

I have had a Windows Server 2012 R2 with a HP hardware, as an app server in a domain for a few month now. Two days ago, the server won't boot beyond the first Window screen, and goes blank after that....
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Keyboard and Monitor not getting detected on HP Proliant Server

I am having an HP Proliant Server running Windows 2008 Standard on it. Since one day we are not able to access it remotely. So I have checked the server I can see all the lights and fan is running ...
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How to get ILO IP address without a monitor?

I have a microserver gen8, that i just changed its location, now it's not connecting automatically to the internet. And to debug it i want to connect to ILO which is link up now but i don't remember ...
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HP DPM 7.0 restore failed on symbolic link

I know the software is really old. The previous admin decided to tick the box that says "Backup POSIX hard links as files". Now that I need to restore a job, it fails to create a symbolic link. ...
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not responding HP dl360 g7, Blinking RED health, Green Power, 1 Fan degraded

I recently toke over a role and handled this server dl360 g7. It has 2 power supplies all are ok. 1 degraded fan and others are all green. Installed with VMware esxi and and 3 vm installed. The server ...
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ipmitool change bios product id on hp dl160 gen8

I got quite a few HP DL160 Gen8's that I need to change the product ID for since they've received new system boards due to a manufacturing fault and we're trying to keep track of which boards went ...
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Decreasing boot time for Solaris 11.3

I'm trying to decrease boot times for Solaris 11.3. This is from a DL360 with 10K drives. Its the same machine that has the ACPI issues and lacks the BIOS updates. I'm seeing two issues I'd like to ...
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Do I have to reconfigure HP MSA 2040 after reinstallation of server windows?

I have a server with an HP MSA 2040 SAN attached. I have re-installed the windows on the server. Now, no storage is visible on the server. I have also enabled a Windows feature called MPIO, but still ...
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HP ProLiant Server Drive compatibility

I have a DL360 g7 & a DL380 g8 server in my office, and I'm interested in replacing my g8 drives for newer drives with more storage space. My question is - are the g8 drives compatible in the g7 ...
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Lights not working on HP msa 2040 [closed]

I have HP MSA 2040, it has total of 12 disks 3 of the disk lights are off. How to check the issue? Or are they off due to any configuration or raid? Another question how to check what raid is ...
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Failure Drive Raid Array Battery after replaced with new also system shutdowns

I replaced Drive Raid Array battery in Hp prloiant dl380 g5 , because of battery failure and Server keeps shutdown . After I replace it showing "temp disable" in Smart Array P 400 slot, and "...
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DL160 gen9 P440 SAS cable

We recently bought a new HP Smart Array P440 RAID controller from the local HP reseller store for our HP DL160 gen9 server. (P/N: 783361-425) We want to run ESXi on the server, with three virtual ...
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HP SAS Expander 12Gb max storage limitations

Is the max storage limitation stated in HP's documentation a real limitation or not? I currently have 48TB (8x 6TB in a raid 6) and I just purchased a Norco RPC-4224 and 8 additional drives to double ...
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vSphere cannot see HP iSCSI LUNs

When attempting to add storage under vSphere 6.0 (Add Storage > Disk/LUN), required HP volumes are not available to add. Can someone please offer some advice? The HP SAN is visible within the iSCSI ...
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Can't reset HP ML110 G6 LO100 to factory defaults

I've tried to reset the embedded LO100 using the following methods: Switch configuration dip switch 1 Removing CMOS battery for more than 10 minutes None of the methods above reset to factory ...
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How to connect SAS cable to P440 Cable [closed]

We just bought a brand new HP Smart Array P440, we placed it in the PCI and the server did detect the RAID controller. I want to connect the disks to the raid controller but the slot on the Smart ...
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DL180 G6 - ESXI 6.0 - P410 - Lost access to volume Issue

We have a DL180 G6 Server with a P410 RAID Card. The server has the following three RAID arrays. 4x2TB - RAID 10 4x2TB - RAID 10 2x2TB - RAID 1 2x2TB HD's are configured as hot spares ...
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HP DL380 G6 Won't Power On

I've got an HP DL 380 G6 that has been having strange intermittent issues. It all started around a year ago when it was in production. I got the 10 PM call that something was wrong, stumbled to the ...
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DL585, HP Proliant G5 server blinking internal health light red

I have a DL585, HP Proliant G5 server that I can't seem to get to do anything of useful significance. When powered on the power supply kick on and the fans associated with them. The front UID led ...
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Install Display Card In ProLiant DL580 Gen8 Server

We have a ProLiant DL580 Gen8 Server and want to install Gigabyte GForce GTX 980 ti Display Card in PCIE slot, When we connect 8 pins sockets power, server could not turn on, and when power socket not ...
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Can HP Virtual Connect modules be used as a layer 2 switch?

I have an HP C7000 enclosure which I recently upgraded with a pair of HP Flex-10 Virtual Connect Ethernet modules (HP PN: 455880-B21). Each module has 16 downlink ports to connect to server blades ...
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Four lane SFF-8088 to SFF-8470 cable, 6G/12G

I need a couple of SFF-8088 to SFF-8470 cables and the HP manual says the HP 408771-001 is the right one for me. My hardware dealer has them in stock for about 100$. I browsed a bit and found the HP ...
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Transfer the configuration settings and data from HPRM production to test

We are performing an upgrade of HPRM and we want to be able to replicate the production environment into a new test environment in AWS. Our infrastructure in AWS is already set up, however we were ...
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Turning on HP ProLiant DL 580 G5 with broken power button?

I have an HP ProLiant DL580 G5 whose power button does not work. The server runs, but the button does nothing. Unfortunately, the server has turned off, and I guess my "boot on power" settings did ...
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Can the HP LO100i be used to automatically start and stop a server?

I recently bought a DL160 G6 and i'm looking for a way to automatically start and stop the server at certain hours (which i know is possible with IBMs management modules but i'm not quite sure about ...
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HP 300GB SAS 2.5" Dual Port HDD

I have been offered a couple of HP 300Gb DUAL Port 2.5" SAS drives will this work in a NON HP system ? My system uses a Adaptec 6405e SAS RAID Controller there is NO mention of DUAL port I'm not ...
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HP DL380 G8 - SAS Cage Power [closed]

HP DL380 G8 8 Bay 2.5" Drive Cage I have been given a HP DL380 G8 Drive cage - duplicated order I want to use it on a NON HP Server On the back of the 8bay 2.5" drive cage there is a 8 pin power ...
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Smart array P410i Maximum hard drive capacity?

I've looked for quite a while and for some reason can not find this info anywhere, the HP quickspec document search (Which they recommend) doesn't bring up anything. I have a proliant DL380 g6, and ...
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Control HP Proliant DL160 G6 fans from Windows Server 2008 R2

What software needs to be installed to allow proper control or management of the fans/BMC etc on a DL160 Gen 6? I have tried to find SPP/SUM but I don't have entitlement as the server is from 2010. ...
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hp proliant DL 180 G6 P410 cant enter raid bios

Given this HP Server with P410i raid controller. It doesn't see any attached disks most likely because they are not defined in the RAID bios and I don't see a way to enter there. I have tried F8,F10,...
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Adding additional memory in HP server

I am planning the installation of additional memory in a HP DL360 server. Currently, this server has two processors and 8 x 8GB stick of RAM. I have not got access to the server yet so I will assume ...
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Configure/Install the New Blade HP Proliant BL685c G7 in Blade server C7000 G7 server

I have a problem Installing the Blade HP Proliant BL685c G7 into the Blade server C7000 encloser G7. i want to install Windows server 2012 R2 on the new Blade but when i boot from the Bootable USB i ...
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Updating iLO on and old server

I have an old HP ProLiant DL380 G3 server I plan on using to tamper with. However, I have ran into an issue. I can't access iLO due to a firmware gap (from around 2003) to the present. When I try to ...
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Failed to receive Email alerts on HP ILO 4

I have trouble getting email alerts on one of the HP server DL380 Gen9 on windows server2012 R2 We dont have exchange Server in our Environment. I tried enabling ILO AlertMail with my Email address ...
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Install CentOS 6 on HP ML 150 gen9 server with b140i raid controller

I have HP ML 150 with Smart Array b140i controller. I want to install CentOS 6.6, but the driver isn't built-in the ISO. I have download the Driver and install in the USB(dd). I need the command for ...
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Physical storage devices, such as tape and changer devices, not visible when booting Debian 8 Jessie, with hpsa driver.

Question Not detecting all physical devices behind Smart Array controller after upgrading to Debian 8 Jessie HP P212 Smart Array Controller and HP 1/8 G2 LTO-5 3000 SAS Autoloader Debian 7 Whezzy ...
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HP Proliant cannot find Seagate SATA HDD

1785-Slot X Drive Array Not Configured (HP Proliant ML10 v2 cannot recognize Seagate 1Gb SATA HDD) I have a HP Proliant ML10 v2 and a Seagate 1TB SATA HDD. My computer cannot recognize the HDD so I ...
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Unknown Linux Server Reset [closed]

We have a infamous box out of 4 running on the kernel version below. Linux **** 2.6.32-431.5.1.el6.x86_64 #1 SMP Tue Feb 11 11:09:04 PST 2014 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux The box now is suffering ...
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ProLiant DL580 G7 E7 Upgrade Issue

I'm an administrator IT and also repair desktop computers & servers for many years. We have an DL580 G7 whose warranty expired 12/31/2015. Originally supplied with Xeon E7530 and standard memory ...
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Would upgrading RAM in a HP LaserJet printer improve its performance?

Would RAM upgrade for an HP 4050N LaserJet printer matter? We have this real workhorse of a Laser Printer. It's an HP 4050N and it's been in use for many years. In the past few years, I've noticed ...
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Can you connect a SAN directly to a HBA with Fibre Channel?

I am in the process of sourcing our company's first SAN as we have the need for high availability/shared storage. I have noticed fibre channel switches are extremely expensive, and for redundancy we ...
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Need to downgrade Seagate HDD firmware [closed]

OK so I knew I was taking a big risk doing this but I decided to upgrade the HDD firmware on drives in my RAID5 array. And of course the controller is now complaining that one of the HDD sizes is ...
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HP ProLiant DL380 G7 server can boot with single processor?

I had a problem with HP Proliant G7 server. The server could not boot and system health LED flashing red immediately as I press power button. I remove one processor and try again, server started up ...
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HP SmartArray Rebuild Logical Drive without data loss

First, let me explain our situation: We had an HP server with a RAID 1 over 2 drives (for the OS) and a RAID 5 over 4 drives (for VM data). The raid recently failed. I say the word failed very ...
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Foreign cards in a HP server, do they cause the server to operate outside of specs?

I have a Proliant DL380 G7 I am going to be staging as lab server. As part of the server I plan to run ZFS as the base filesystem and installed 2 LSI 9211-8i cards for the disk controllers since the ...
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Access IML via IPMI

I am trying to get access to the Integrated Management Log (IML) via IPMI (iLO). Is it possible to obtain the IML via IPMI? I have no issue with getting metrics from the built-in IPMI/iLO sensors, it'...
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Python script to delete HPSA RHEL software policy items(rpms)

I'm looking to script the deletion of HPSA software policy items (RHEL RPMs) from HP Server Automation server. In our environment we have "HP Server Automation 10.22", using rhn_import command we ...