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Senior Systems Engineer with a Linux, virtualization and performance-tuning focus.

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Nov
16
comment After domain rename - can't connect to vmware server
Reinstall Virtual Center.
Nov
16
comment Dell SC1420 RAID 5 Failure
How do you know the disk failed? The logical drive would not report healthy if there was a failed disk member in the array.
Nov
16
comment FreeBSD determine if reboot was due to power loss
No detail on the hardware, whether you have dual power supplies, whether a UPS signal cable is connected, other items in the environment... You shouldn't be asking the internet about your local site's power or hardware issues.
Nov
16
awarded  Nice Question
Nov
16
comment Swapfile on SSD and Memory Speed Comparison
More memory is probably better idea if you're expecting to use swap.
Nov
15
comment OEL 6.5 bonding mode=802.3ad no connection
In a RHEL/OEL 6.x ecosystem, it's still okay to use the ifconfig command set.
Nov
15
comment Linux on VMware - why use partitioning?
@savoche you should mark an answer.
Nov
15
comment Do we need enterprise support for RHEL/CentOS and PostgreSQL
@faulty Did this answer your question?
Nov
15
revised Forensics on tons of file changes
edited tags
Nov
15
comment vSphere High Availability, Fault Tolerance and Snapshots
There's very little upside to using a VM with Fault-tolerance.
Nov
14
awarded  Good Answer
Nov
14
revised Allow ActiveSync to former domain administrator in Exchange 2010
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Nov
14
revised Getting a list of all the snapshots in VMs managed by vCenter?
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Nov
14
comment Forensics on tons of file changes
Um, what files changed? Wouldn't some example file names help?
Nov
14
comment Clone a CentOS VM on IBM x3650M2 server using Clonezilla
At this point, I'd consider a rebuild. Install a new OS and copy the data/configuration. Is that not an option?
Nov
14
comment How do I monitor RAID status when using an external eSATA RAID5 SATA port multiplier?
Did you make the file executable?
Nov
14
revised How do I monitor RAID status when using an external eSATA RAID5 SATA port multiplier?
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Nov
13
comment zfs raidz can not read from disk
I know zfs... But I'm not sure what's being asked in this question.
Nov
13
answered Getting a list of all the snapshots in VMs managed by vCenter?
Nov
13
comment High CPU on MySql Fusion-io server
Lots of tuning options. Can you share the filesystem in use, the hardware configuration (server make/model) and mountpoint configuration (output of mount)?