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Jun
6
comment stacking two Dell 8024 rack switches
@SpacemanSpiff: could you elaborate "for two switches - use two connections'? we are looking at the ability to operate the two switches on same LAN - possible without stacking?
Jun
6
comment stacking two Dell 8024 rack switches
sorry for a poor question, corrected now
May
8
comment Replace VMware vSphere infrastructure with open source alternatives?
Citrix XenServer is economical and stable compared to Vspehre 5.0
May
8
comment Replace VMware vSphere infrastructure with open source alternatives?
cloudstack currently supports KVM and Xen. Does it also offer tools for live migration, conversion between formats?
Dec
5
comment DIY: automate cloning of Xen VMs, gold templete?
thanks, correction virt-manager is the GUI not virt-manage
Dec
4
comment DIY: automate cloning of Xen VMs, gold templete?
does libvirt support Xen, please suggest any tools that you are aware of
Nov
2
comment Which Linux-Virtualization to choose for Server?
openxenmanager: GUI for XenServer and XenCloudPlatform.... works on Linux too!
Aug
5
comment What iowait values are ok?
could you list what hardware does this server have? like how many disks, type & CPU, RAM?
Jul
13
comment Dell PE2800 SCSI Problem - Channel-0: 4 Not Responding
Debian version?, does this server have latest BIOS: system, RAID controller? How did you configure RAID: within the BIOS or using any software from OS?
May
24
comment ZFS: best practices for adding cache to pools
when SSds are added as cache or log devices - do they serve all the pools in the system? my question is not about hybrid storage pools.
May
23
comment Intel® Ethernet X520 10 Gigabit Dual Port -x/k Mezzanine Card
thanks for the info.
May
23
comment Intel® Ethernet X520 10 Gigabit Dual Port -x/k Mezzanine Card
this certainly not 10Gbase-T. The ports are looking like SFP, but empty without the modules.
May
23
comment Intel® Ethernet X520 10 Gigabit Dual Port -x/k Mezzanine Card
the card specs are printed on the bill of material/invoice
May
23
comment Intel® Ethernet X520 10 Gigabit Dual Port -x/k Mezzanine Card
oh is it? but this came thruough a Dell build. Thanks for the info
Apr
15
comment Best filesystem for VM storage?
PCIe-based flash to emulate local DAS? Can this be used for caching like ZFS ZIL, L2ARC?
Apr
15
comment Best filesystem for VM storage?
apologize for not realizing my open-ended question. My primary intent was to see if there are any ZFS alternatives in Linux/Unix world that offer facilities like dedupe/compression..
Apr
15
comment Best filesystem for VM storage?
apologize for not realizing my open-ended question. My primary intent was to see if there are any ZFS alternatives in Linux/Unix world that offer facilities like dedupe/compression..thanks for your reply
Apr
15
comment Best filesystem for VM storage?
"iSCSI" is a way to share the disk space...not really a SAN. I was looking for a DIY solution...
Apr
9
comment Multicore license: ESX Vs Citrix Xenserver
@John: not duplicate. your question sounds too generic
Mar
28
comment motherboard selection for VMware ESX or Xen
thanks, have been through the HCL before this post, some Intel boards seem to have 82578DC chips for onboard NIC. My problem is unable to find a intel based add-on NIC card