Tag Info

New answers tagged


What you should always do is make qtrees as your primary points of storage. That way you can decide to quota - or not. But you can't if they're not qtrees already. In my environment we generally quota everything, with a limited number of examples because we thin provision and dedupe. Our key scenarios are: Home drives - we significantly oversubscribe, ...


If it's all for one user, you can have a user quota instead of a qtree quota. But yeah, quotas are often not required.


With no quota defined you can fill up all your storage in a few minutes. The consequence of this would be that you will have to quickly make some clean or buy another storage extention cabinet to extend your available storage. With quota enabled, you get more capacity planning facilities/better view on your storage space and usage. By the way, for a ...

Top 50 recent answers are included