Is nfs good to share disk images over the internet? [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 image server, this server contains disk images to be used by virtual machines. The server has to allow the runtime … Read more

Cache in Storage array [closed]

It’s difficult to tell what is being asked here. This question is ambiguous, vague, incomplete, overly broad, or rhetorical and cannot be reasonably answered in its current form. For help clarifying this question so that it can be reopened, visit the help center. Closed 9 years ago. Hi I just started working in a Storage … Read more

I still don’t understand FC HBAs and such things [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 10 years ago. Improve this question There is NO documentation out there. The companies don’t offer any help on their products, and there aren’t text books or anything. I … Read more

Is the iSCSI initiator installed and running by default on Win 2008 R2 and Win 2012

Basically, the title says it all. I really appreciate your responses. Answer Its installed in both but will prompt you if you try and use it and it isn’t enabled. iSCSI target (the server) is not installed in 2008r2 but is available from MS and is a feature in 2012. AttributionSource : Link , Question … Read more

how to configure ISCSI fault tolerance in ubuntu 12.04 [closed]

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iSCSI drive running at 100% but SAN and Network are not [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 8 years ago. Improve this question We have a virtual server running on VMware. This virtual server has a number of iSCSI drives attached to it (E, F & … Read more

Setting up iSCSI on an external hard drive with 4K sector size [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 8 years ago. Improve this question I have a WD My Book 3TB external hard drive connected to a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine. I’m trying to make that … Read more

SCSI to SATA conversion

I have Hitachi dk514c-38 drive, which is producing ticking sound. These drives not available anymore. Can I connect a SATA drive instead of this with some converter? I also want to know if these is some box or casing available to do this. Answer To be honest yes, there are sata to scsi adapters available, … Read more

steps to troubleshoot server when it fails to attach and mount LUNs

How to troubleshoot when Windows Server 2012 R2 connected to SAN via iSCSI fails to attach and mount the LUNs from the iSCSI target Answer I would at first look at the availability of the SAN from the Windows Server. Any possible firewalls that could block the connections Then I would look into Windows Event … Read more