My webhost offers two different types of high availability options for dedicated servers: Redundant hard disks (RAID1) Redundant hard disks (RAID1) plus redundant power supply How common is a ...
Is a larger-capacity power supply likely to live longer than a lower-capacity supply, even if they both have plenty of capacity for the system they're on? For example, say I have a system where the ...
Experiencing corruption! What's a good reliability test for a Windows file system, RAID or otherwise?
I have a Windows Server 2003 box on my small network. In it is a Promise Fasttrak RAID controller and two parallel ATA Western Digital drives in a RAID-1 (mirror) configuration. When I set this up I ...
I've been curious about this for awhile now. I don't know if I'm seeing a real pattern or not, but having worked with many home office/small office wireless routers for a few years now, I've noticed ...
I'm researching the implementation of a new blade server setup at my company to run Windows servers (including virtualisation). I've heard anecdotes of bad hardware and vendors but would like to know ...