Which will have more faster for backups between usb drive on vm or NAS drive

I have IBM server with SAS drives and ESXi Server with many VM (not production). Now for backups of VM i have two options But NAS drive and use that on network Get USB drive , attach to FreeNAS VM on Esxi server and then backup there I want to know which one will have … Read more

Using a NAS as a vSphere datastore [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Server Fault. Closed 7 years ago. Improve this question I have an IBM server x3850 M2. It has SAS drives that are too small for all of my Virtual Machines. I also … Read more

Can you install windows 7 on an IBM x3250 M4 server? [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Server Fault. Closed 4 years ago. Improve this question We are running an experiment on our available x3250 M4 Server for the purpose of trying to reach a client’s requirement. Basically they … Read more

IBM System x3500 M3 refuses to boot from LSI SAS card if blank SATA drive is connected on mainboard

Have an IBM System x3500 M3 that refuses to boot from the IBM branded LSI SAS card if any SATA drive is also connected to the mainboard. The system restarts itself over and over. No error messages. Just sits there with a blinking cursor until it restarts, and the process repeats. Tried changing the boot … Read more

Installing CentOS 6.3 via USB, cannot partition hard disk drives

I’m currently attempting to install CentOS 6.3 on an IBM System x3650 M3 server using a 8GB USB boot drive that has been created using iso2usb for CentOS/RedHat. During the installation process, when it comes time to setup partitioning, if any of the automated options are selected, an error occurs (could not find enough free … Read more

x3250 M4 reboots when you remove a usb device like keyboard or mouse

Following the installation of Windows 7 in our test server IBM x3250 m4,(Can you install windows 7 on an IBM x3250 M4 server?), the server reboots everytime a usb device is removed..if it is attached nothing happens but when you remove it will reboot. Sometimes when it reboots it displays an error something about 3xPOST … Read more