Evan's Recent Activity

  1. Evan replied to the thread HP DL325, Epyc 24 core 7402p, 64GB, SAS $1611.

    For sure lower power with a single PSU. I guess maybe also able to lower a bit if you use the 500w platinum PSU (865408-B21) At that...

    Dec 8, 2019 at 4:50 PM
  2. Evan replied to the thread Do you have to use a cache tier with vSAN?.

    sorry I should have said namespace rather than partition. NVMe namespaces ‘should’ appear as separate disks to vSAN Intel SSD as I know...

    Dec 8, 2019 at 2:57 AM
  3. Evan replied to the thread Do you have to use a cache tier with vSAN?.

    Maybe you can partition NVMe to put the cache and data on the same device ? I read somebody else has done that.

    Dec 8, 2019 at 12:56 AM
  4. Evan replied to the thread Do you have to use a cache tier with vSAN?.

    Can reduce the size of the disk. Smaller size usually = less performance though. It’s a pretty good minimal config for a modern cluster....

    Dec 8, 2019 at 12:25 AM
  5. Evan replied to the thread Do you have to use a cache tier with vSAN?.

    Bit silly right but yes that’s the way it is. Remember was developed before NVMe disks were available.

    Dec 7, 2019 at 9:26 PM
  6. Evan liked itronin's post in the thread Supermicro X10SRL-F $205 OBO - $120 OBO accepted in qty.

    Edit - Seller increased price due to demand currently at $204 for a single board and $185 qty 2+ still OBO and that seems to be the way...

    Dec 3, 2019 at 10:50 AM