79,899 reputation
766177
bio website
location England, United Kingdom
age 45
visits member for 5 years, 5 months
seen 2 hours ago

mmm...delicious cheese, oh and I design and build large video-on-demand systems, but let's get back to the cheese...


2h
answered ESX SAN overbooked, what happens if storage limit reached?
7h
comment vChanged Computer Name - Domain Login not possible
did you change the SID?
1d
comment difference between FLR-SFP+ and SFP+?
Ed, the Gen9 DL360/380 has a non-removable 4 x 1Gbps copper module AND a FlexLOM port
1d
comment Xen cannot see all the LUNs in ISCSI HP StorageWorks MSA2312i Dual Controller Modular Smart Array
you're going to have to add a lot more detail to the actual problem here; logs etc?
Sep
26
comment HP DL360 vs DL160 Gen9
www8.hp.com/h20195/v2/GetDocument.aspx?docname=c04375607
Sep
26
comment HP DL360 vs DL160 Gen9
Good, they'll work just fine in either - but I really would advise dual PSUs.
Sep
26
answered HP DL360 vs DL160 Gen9
Sep
25
comment Launch new virtual machine from image on vmware ESXi
@bedel7 - you haven't done even the basics, re-read what this site is for, it's not for learners
Sep
25
comment How to check the packets is actually coming thru the VPN Tunnel
Nothing on the other side of the VPN? i.e. something to talk to/from?
Sep
25
comment How to check the packets is actually coming thru the VPN Tunnel
Ping something on the other side?
Sep
25
comment MSSQL High Availability Advice Required
In that case just setup the cluster as normal and expose the server's IPs and the cluster object IP and point clients to them.
Sep
25
comment MSSQL High Availability Advice Required
You don't mention which SQL product you wish to use, if this was an MSSQL solution you could simply expose the Cluster VIP and allow it to load-balance itself - if it's another product the answer will vary with that choice.
Sep
24
comment Why should iscsi traffic be isolated?
So you don't need QoS, it has a latency cost usually
Sep
24
comment Convert RDM to VMDK on-the-fly
Google found me this; virtualizationtechno.blogspot.co.uk/2014/02/…
Sep
24
comment VMWare ESXi 4.1.0 - Checking SMART info
why are you on such an old version?
Sep
23
comment VMWare ESXi error: Failed to deploy OVF package: Invalid configuration for device '6'
You're right, I got my wires crossed, I recently upgraded my copy of VMWare Fusion and it was that that added 8.1 support, silly me!
Sep
23
comment VMWare ESXi error: Failed to deploy OVF package: Invalid configuration for device '6'
What exact version of ESXi have you got - 8.1 is only supported in the very latest version which was only released about two weeks ago - could be the issue?
Sep
23
answered Why should iscsi traffic be isolated?
Sep
19
answered Application protocol-based port forwarding/redirection
Sep
18
comment How to activate NUMA in HP Proliant DL580 G5 Server?
UPDATE - ah damn, just discovered, the DL580 G5 is NOT a NUMA machine!!! surprised me too - it's right on the cusp of that too, the G6 is one - sorry dude but at least we know why right?