1. gb00s

    Supermicro X10DRD-iNPT - Weird PCIEHP power failure messages

    Hi, I started to receive weird power failure messages from Slot(12) which seems to be one of the 2x NVMe ports below. and The correct error message from SYSLOG is ... The other issue is if I boot the machine without connecting both ports and plug in one port, I receive the same message...
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    Mini-ITX with 4x NVMe (front load)

    https://www.supermicro.com/en/products/chassis/compact%20mini-tower/721/sc721tq-350b Looking for a mini-ITX chassis with 4 front load NVMe? ` Does it exist?
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    Best 300TB storage for $100K challenge

    Hi, I work for a research hospital. I would appreciate any comments or advice for file system and hardware design for a high-end storage solution. We have a few microscopes (running windows 10), each can produce 3-4GB/s of image data that needs to written to the shared storage and to be...
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    PCIe 5.0: any adapters to PCIe 4.0 2x16 or to 8 NVMe Gen 4 SSD?

    I got a 12600K used from a friend, and am deciding to build a NAS out of it with TrueNAS SCALE. The one thing that's exciting me is that this system would have a PCIe 5.0 x16 slot, which is a ton of bandwidth for things like M.2 NVMe drives - but I haven't found any sort of adapters or HBA's...
  5. gb00s

    EU [WTB] NVMe U.2 format between 1.2 - 2TB

    Looking for the above with the usual candidates in a U.2 form factor only. Life-Endurance should still be > 80-85%. Quantity up to 6. I'm not able to pay more than 120-150 EUR/TB Shipping to Germany/Poland/Sweden ... what's better for you or cheaper for me.
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    FS US-CA 2x HP EliteDesk 800 G5 SFF i5-9500 3.0GHz 16GB RAM 512GB NVME

    For sale refurbished HP EliteDesk 800 G5.512Gb NVME m2 drive. There is space for one more NVME drive on the motherboard.No CD drive. Power cord, keyboard and mouse included. Windows 10 Pro.Under HP warranty until December 2022. $550 shipped continental usa Timestamp
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    Can I use the BPN-NVMe3-216N-S4 backplane with any SC216 chassis?

    The accessories page of Supermicro has the following description for the BPN-NVMe3-216N-S4 backplane: So is it compatible with any SC216 chassis? They all have 24 bays - 2U Chassis | Chassis | Products - Super Micro Computer, Inc.
  8. gb00s

    Short Adapter SFF-8643 to U.2 adapters

    I'm building a new 2U server with Supermicro X10DRD-iNTP boards and I'm wondering if there are any short Adapter SFF-8643 to U.2 adapter cables below 50cm in the market. Unfortunately, I can't find them. The board has 2 PCI-E 3.0 NVMExpress x4 External Ports nicely close to the case wall where I...
  9. M

    NVMe options for homelab

    So I recently acquired a new server for my lab, now I'm debating on storage options. I'm looking for around 2TB, also nothing mission critical is planned on this machine, hence a single SSD would be enough for now. Since price difference between SATA and NVME is negligible and SAS (12G) is...
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    WEPYC ThreadRipper build: FATbild

    Build’s Name: FATbild Operating System: Fedora 35 Workstation Storage Platform: NVMe CPU: AMD Ryzen ThreadRipper PRO 3955WX GPU: Gigabyte 1080 Motherboard: ASUS Pro WS WRX80E SAGE Chassis: Fractal Design Define 7 XL Black Drives: Samsung 980 Pro 2TB NVMe RAM: GSkill 8 x 16GB DDR4 3200 Add-in...
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    FS: SuperMicro SuperServer 2028U-TNR4T+

    https://www.supermicro.com/en/products/system/2U/2028/SYS-2028U-TNR4T_.cfm FS: 3x SuperMicro SuperServer 2028U-TNR4T+ includes rack rail mount kit. NVMe is the last 4 drive bays only. (The first 20 drive bays are SAS or SATA) $1520 each Shipping: I'm estimating $60 CONUS 48 via Fedex Gnd/UPS...
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    Pin config issues on U.2 ports to NVMe M.2 IcyDock cage

    I've recently purchased a Gigabyte MZ72-HBO mobo and there are two U.2 NVMe (#38 & #39 on the board diagram in the user manual) ports attached to the CPU0. Rather naively, I assumed this meant that I could connect a SlimSAS to MiniSAS cable and run the Icy Dock MB720M2K-B 4x M.2 NVMe cage out...
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    NVMe u.2 drives

    Anyone have links to some good NVMe u.2 drives? Min size of 1.6TB, to be used in VSAN cluster
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    (FS) High-End SSD Motherload! Latest Optane, NVME HW Raid, All PCI Gen4.

    I have the following drives/controllers for sale. All are either new/open box or just used for some benchmarking tests. Paypal and US only. I will pay fedex expedited shipping. Everything is in excellent condition and I will gladly accept returns if needed. All items include best offer as...
  15. nerdalertdk

    (Help) Dual NVMe M.2 to SFF-8639

    Hi everyone. I’m planning out my next server build, but need some help on the storage side. I've been looking at the LSI 9400-16i HBA since it will do sata/sas and nvme. But I need some help with the nvme part. My plan is to run 4 x nvme in x2 mode so I can run 2 x nvme pr. port the controller...
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    DirectFlash Module U.2 Pure Storage

    Dear all, is DFM (DirectFlash Module) from Pure Storage with interface U.2 can be detect or opened with Mini SAS HD to U.2? I wish this DFM can be used on my PC as Flash Storage NVMe heuheuheu... Regards, Irfan
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    Does the HP SL230s G8 allow NVMe drives?

    I know many people here have experience with the HP SL230s G8 with the HP S6500 blade chassis So wondering if anyone can confirm if they support NMVe drives. Use case will be to use NVMe as OS drive and then have SSD for the storage trays Please let me know Thanks
  18. P

    Struggling to get Proxmox booting via NVME on a SuperMicro server .. all help appreciated

    So in need of help with this SuperMicro server X10DRU-i+ | Motherboards | Products | Super Micro Computer, Inc. I’ve been googling about booting from an NVME and found this article - FAQ Entry | Online Support | Support - Super Micro Computer, Inc. It seems I have to set the PCI-E slots to EFI...
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    SOLD -- FS (US-Seattle) 2 x AMD EPYC Milan 7413 Server ($4500 obo)

    I am selling some of my home lab as it is starting to get a bit out of hand! I only powered on this server to validate all components and test for install of vmware esxi 7.0U2a. Dell PowerEdge R6525 (latest gen) with 2 x amd milan 7413 (24c) CPUs, 2x16GB 3200Mhz ram, 2 x 800W PSUs...
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    Future-proofing m.2 SATA

    I had been running a HP Thin Client T630 for 6 months as a server for 6 months and as I was browsing for a faster SSD for it during Amazon's Prime Day, it's stock ssd died. The same afternoon! Long story short - it's in a remote location to me so I learned my lesson of always running in a VM...