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Need the “msacli.exe” file for monitoring P2000 SAN. IOPS values needed

Hi i need some performance stats from our MSA p2000 SAN. The Problem is that i want to have the values i get when i connect via SSH and use the command "show vdisk-statistics". This command shows me ...
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Will msa2324sa work with MSA60?

We have an HP msa2324sa (HP MSA 2000 g2 sas) and need to expand storage. Will the MSA60 work with the msa2324sa? Will the MSA60 support 6TB drives? We're looking at WD Red drives. Why do ...
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Mapping LUNs to drive slots on a MSA2312i?

I'm working with an older MSA2312i. I really need map the current LUN configuration to associated slots via the SSH so I can make it scriptable. Is there a ready way to do so? I would have thought a ...
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Postfix, MSA, Smarthost, and LAN

I've, let's say, 5 servers. They are either public and private or only private (network), they all send e-mails, either system e-mails (local mailbox) or installed application (wiki, issues tracker, ...
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HP MSA2000, how detect faulty disks?

I have an HP MSA2012fc, it happened a few times that my large vdisk (6x 1TB raid 5) get offline, seems some disks are faulty, the event log only shows 2 of the drives had "bad blocks" and some disk ...
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Duplicate drive reported on MSA50

I am not sure why but whenever I install a drive in bay 1 or bay 2 of my MSA50, ACU reports that two drives are present in the bay: This does not happen to any other bay but bays 1 and 2. The disc ...
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auth on msa2324fc via xml api failed

I'll try to use my script ( which has been written for msa p2000 g3 ) with old san array msa2324. It seems like array actually do authorization and return session key, but my next request ( with ...
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HP MSA1500 - getting past the 2TB limit?

I currently have (7) 300GB drives in the MSA1500. This is configured with RAID 5 which results in a 1.8TB drive, about 1.6TB formatted. I still have 7 more empty slots in the enclosure that I would ...
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HPacucli sees my MSA1000 in centos5 but not in centos6

I reinstalled my centos5 with centos6 and now I cannot manage my MSA1000 with hpacucli anymore. I can see the /dev/sdX arrays, but hpacucli not cpqacuxe sees the controller on MSA1000. I still can ...
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Is it possible to convert an HP MSA20 from U320 to SAS?

Is it possible to replace the U320 controller(s) from an MSA20 with SAS/SATA controller(s) in order to attach the MSA20 to a SAS host adapter, like a P800 or P400 for example?
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Creating a raid on MSA60, will it check for bad disks?

I'm recreating the raid on a old msa60. Would it check for bad disks when I create it? It is three msa60 enclosure with 12bay and 1TB each. I need around 24TB usable storage, what would the ideal raid ...
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HP ACU shows parity initialization failed on Smart Array controller

I put in a new drive due to a hard drive failure. When the rebuild got to 100%, the controller fails and I need to reboot the server to bring it online. I had to do this about three times and it ...
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Parity Initialization after putting in two new disks

All my firmware is up to date on the server and the controllers. Storage crashed over the weekend. I rebooted it and it detected that I put in two new disks last week (I did check that both disk ...
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Are my disks within this MSA storage failing?

When I go into my HP Array Configuration Utility, there is no errors and and warnings. No visible amber lights either. Should I swap out the disks? This Windows server lost the storage about 4 times ...
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MSA20 RAID5 recovery failure due to URE on another disk

I have MSA20 with one disk array on 12 disks and 3 LUNs on it (each raid 5). A few days ago one disk in one of the LUNs was failed and I replaced it. But raid5 recovering failed at 13% and I see in ...
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Linear Performance Scalability with HP San Solutions

I need a San Solution with linear scalability in size as well as in performance. From what I know, with a Modular Smart Array solution such as the P2000/MSA-class solutions from HP, even with a dual ...
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Combining Dell MD SAN with HP MSA60 DSA?

Would it be possible to combine a Dell MD SAN with a HP MSA60 DSA, or am I forced to use it with other HP StorageWorks products? The MSA60 spec reads: Storage expansion: Supports 1+3 cascading off ...
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Rebuilding a SAN

Because of a mistake in adding disks earlier, I am going to rebuild my SAN. It is an HP MSA2000, and I am using 2 Windows Server 2008 servers in a cluster. Please review my plan and let me know if I ...
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HP MSA2000 Disk Expansion

We have a MSA2000. We had 7 146gb disks in them Raid 5. Created 1 virtual disk and I had 5 volumes. All 5 volumes added up to be around 817gb or so. Our "Data" folder was 805GB. Recently we ...