I have a m1000e with some m820 and m620 that are working fine,
each of them have the following network card configured to work on 10gb Ethernet
10 GbE XAUI
i am trying to add newer m630 blades .
but every mazzine network card i try gives an error and the server does not...
yes it is clustered, till now we used drives like this but they are starting to fail, (fortunately i have raid1 clone.. so i can replace the dead one)
looking for something with more endurance for our next servers.
all optane are nvme, looking for sata solution
best i found so far is micron...
most of the 2.5' slots are used for storage ,
we have some free ram slots and i am thinking to use them with something like this and use the freed 2.5' for extra storage
any suggestion for enterprise m2 ssd sata drives (i am also open for refurbished )
is 860 EVO SATA M.2 SSD a good option...
will be based on one of (units) still waiting for quote for them from local seller,
back extension for 2*2.5 (to be used as boot drives)
1x connectx3 40gbx2
4-5x (10TB or more of 3.5')
15x 2.5 ssds are needed without...
We are extending our cluster and need some hardware:
* 60 units of 64GB ddr3 lrdimm (total of 3840GB, if the price is good we might buy more)
* 15 units sata ssds (enterprise, 90% or better smart) 400GB or better ( not willing to pay extra for much larger drives, this is intended for boot drive)...
currently we have mix brand mode switches
mostly cisco 3x2690G, 3132q (40GB), dell force10(10GB)
we are out of 1G ports, and we in the process of ordering new(refurbished) switches
we are thinking for ordering 4x3750x with 10GB module. (each cost around 300$ on ebay)
I am thinking for going...
The network part is simple mellanox cx3 are just plug an play (some times i need to change the mode from 56 to 40GEthernet)
My question regards the LSI UNRAID card, i searched the supermicro website and did not found what lsi cards work in this motherboard and what cable needed to connect...
i think i have the reason:
hdparam marks this dirive as locked (last log on first post)
sg_format --resize --count=-1 /dev/sda
ATA SAMSUNG MZ7WD960 C03Q peripheral_type: disk [0x0]
Unit serial number: S1E4NYAG335494
LU name: 500253850027d80c
Mode Sense (block...
update: only size incorrect issue remain
for some reason wrong size is shown for the drive 880GB instead of 960GB
i am running with ubunu 20.04 live cd.
i successfully formatted and erased using hdparm
i tired format with Samsung DC toolkit but it fails:
here is some reports\logs...
10x 2.5 sas ssds 90% life left 400GB or more
willing to pay up to 300-400$ for all of them
10x X5670 cpu
willing to pay 100$ for all of them
10x, qsfp mellanox cable mix sizes 0.5-1m
3x Cisco WS-C3750X-48P-s\e + C3KX-NM-10G any other model with stacking in the back...