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    Recommendations for ESX7-TrueNAS infiniband RDMA?

    Now that I’ve built a pair of fully-solid state ISCSI targets using TrueNAS core I’d like to upgrade my network to provide the lowest latency from these boxes to my 3-node ESX 7.03 cluster and I’m looking for recommendations. PCI slots are at a premium on my boxes so I’m thinking a dual-port...
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    iLO/DRAC card for home server (TrueNAS headless without GPU)

    running Trunas on a home built server with Ryzen 1700X without a GPU (headless) from time to time I do need to see what is happening (if server gets stuck) so it is a procedure to find spare GPU in the parts bin, locate monitor and bring it to the home lab area etc so I was wondering if there is...
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    Suggestions for planning out VDEVs and ZPools

    Hello, I'm trying to migrate from tiered Windows Storage Spaces volume where I have 2 HDD's (3TB and 4TB) in a slow tier and a 512GB SSD in a fast tier. Windows is, and TrueNAS will be, virtualized with disks connected to a passed-through HBA. Performance is fairly important as I have VM's that...
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    ESXI TrueNAS Core 13 VM, at my whit's end

    Hi all, I will try to keep this brief so you don't get bored but get all the info you need in here Hardware Server: Dell T410 CPU: 2x E5-2450 v2 (8C 16T 2.5GHz) Memory: 192GB DDR3 1600 MHz (12 x 16GB) RAID Controller: Dell PERC H710P (used for VM Storage, truenas OS drive is stored...
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    Need help with vdev/pool configuration.

    Good day to all. I am trying to setup a new trunas system. I'm running an r720 server 96g ram. Hba card (sorry forget off hand which one) and 5 netapp ds4243's. Each netapp shelf is populated with 24 600gb 15k sas drives, and OM3 controllers. My plan is to power up only the shelves I need for...
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    Questions about NAS-OS and Networks

    Hey all, Hope everyone is having a great week so far. I have been reading STH for some time but never had anything to contribute as most people here are much more knowledgeable than me, In fact, I have 0 IT background. So, this is my first post on this lovely forum, I hope I don't break too...