I was wondering is there a way to have a "golden image" and multiple child volumes in Napp-it?
In Windows Server I used to make one complete install of the OS and programs, create 10 child disks and diskless boot 10 different machines of them using ISCSI.
If not, is there anything similar? :)
I am in the process of building a storage server with the following components:
Intel 2u chassis
Intel S2600GL motherboard
2 x E5-2660
18 x 500gb dual port NetApp sm1625
Chelsio T580-CR connected to Cisco 3064
3 x Intel dual port backplane
X x Hba's as I would like to avoid using the...
I have around 20 x 500gb Samsung SM1625 SAS SSD's nad am looking for a way to use them.
I also have 2 x 6g Dell HBA's: link my plan is to use these two cards with SFF-8088 to SFF-8087 cables: link
The question is, where can I find a backplane that can support these drives in dual port...