I know this sounds almost a stupid question, given that ESXi 7 should run just fine on pretty much any recent dual core 64bit-x86 processor, but since even Patrick in his review stated that he used the Xeon 2224 version of the MicroServer to test ESXi because the G5420 was not supported, I...
Yesterday my ESXi cluster lost the connection with the FreeNAS server (which is used as NFS datatore), consequently the datastore has become unavailable and hanging, the VMs started hanging and all the usual mess that happens in this cases ..well, happened.
Now I fixed everything but I...
I always thought that dataset(s) on destination systems are created in read-only mode, and in fact this is also written in the doc.
but my datasets at destination are read-write, does anyone knows why?
of course I didn't changed the dataset properies manually, just created snapshots and then...
This looks a very complicated one, but it's worth trying, maybe someone can help or give me a hint ;)
I have some Seagate Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD V.4 (6T) which are behaving very strangely
They have no issues in writing, but they have many while reading
This is what I get in...
Have some of those to sell.
Model: HGST Ultrastar SSD800MM
Review: HGST Ultrastar SSD800MM SAS3 Enterprise...
That sounds like a stupid question, but since I'm not 100% sure I prefer ask :)
I have some HGST Ultrastar SSD800MM SSDs which I have formatted with 512 bytes, but looking at the smart output seems that the drive has a physical block size of 4096 bytes and I wonder if I should format it with...
I have some HGST Ultrastar SSD800MM SAS3 Enterprise SSD with EMC firmware
/dev/sg4 0 0 3 0 0 /dev/sdc HITACHI HUSMM808 CLAR800 C210
Here is what I see with gdisk
# gdisk /dev/sdb
GPT fdisk (gdisk) version 0.8.6
Problem reading disk in BasicMBRData::ReadMBRData()!
Warning! Read error...
Selling some stuff from my homelab
8x 32GB DDR4 ECC REG. 2400T (SK Hynix HMA84GL7AMR4N-UH)
$120 per module
2x intel XXV710-DA2 (dual port 25/10/1), low profile bracket included
4x Adaptec RAID 81605ZQ with maxCache module and low profile bracket
Not really a server related issue, but maybe someone can help my anyway :)
I have build this system
- ASUS Z87-A
- Core i5 4670
- 8GB RAM (HyperX 1600)
- 600W FSP PSU
- intel 530 480GB SSD
Nice little machine, supposed to be used to test my video card collection and play some older games...
I have a 480GB SSD which I would like to under provision to 32GB but I can not find any reference on how to do this, I'm googling since 1 hour and at this point I think there is something wrong, maybe I'm searching with the wrong terminology?
Anyway, does anyone know how to do that (in...
I have some Seagate Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD v5 4TB SAS (ST4000NM0025) drives which have been flashed by lenovo with a custom 3TB firmware because they were used to replace failed drives in a 3TB storage system.
Now the original system has been decommissioned, but since these drives have...
I'm looking for a new switch, I need some 1G ports and at least 3x 10G SFP+ ports and I found these two models
- 24-Port Gigabit Stackable Smart Managed Switch with 4 10GbE SFP+ ports
28-Port Gigabit Stackable SmartPro Switch including 4 10GbE SFP+ ports | D-Link
I'm setting up a dual (load balanced) ISP configuration.
I'm using the Ubiquiti Edge Router X SFP for that purpose.
This is the schema (nothing complicated)
I just have one question that maybe someone can help me with: I'm using the EdgeRouter in "Dual WAN Load-Balance" mode and I...
Have these CPUs for sale
2x E5-2687w / $219.00 each / international shipping included
2x E5-2670 v2 / $219.00 each / international shipping included
2x E5-2640 v2 / $119.00 each / international shipping included
I have for sale 10x intel SSD DC S3700 - 400G
They are in excellent condition, 100% "Drive Health" and 100% "Estimated Life Remaining" (intel SSD Toolbox)
Price: $229.00 (each) worldwide shipping included