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document How do I mount NFS shares under the Linux console?
1.  Go to the GUI:   CONFIGURATION -> NAS settings -> NFS settings and enable the "Use NFS" option, which  allows...
rating 06 Nov, 2009 Views: 193718
document Information on Configuring for Optimal RAID Performance
Write Policy The Write Policy can have a very big impact on write performance. There are two modes available: 1. Write Back 2. Write...
rating 21 Sep, 2016 Views: 36059
document File IO Or Block IO???
Problem: I am not sure what are the differences between File IO and Block IO Solution: iSCSI Target is delivering a block device for the iSCSI...
rating 17 Sep, 2009 Views: 21367
document How to Configure Dell Server (2850) BIOS to boot from USB?
Enter System Setup during server startup In the Integrated Devices menu, select “USB Controller” and set to “On with BIOS...
rating 12 Feb, 2009 Views: 19894
document How to configure MPIO with Microsoft Initiator?
Please refer to the attached how-to.
rating 26 Aug, 2008 Views: 18579
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document LSI MIB to collect all information. To use with LSI RAID controllers.
Thanks to Jadar Simoes from SDC who provided this MIB for all to use. Provided and contributed by: Jader Simões Diretor de...
rating 24 Mar, 2017 Views: 120
document How to Configure Socomec (NET VISION) UPS via Ethernet SMART CARD (
1.     0; 1. Find out the UPS IP address from the DHCP server. (in this how-to : 2.  ...
Not rated 08 Mar, 2017 Views: 151
document 4Kn and 512e Disks
Description: iSCSI Target must pass same block as the exported device ( RAID array is most cases). If you use 4k disks, the RAID controller will...
Not rated 23 Feb, 2017 Views: 155
document How to generate LSI RAID Controller logs:
Download the small update from our FTP and install it in the DSS GUI in Maintenance > Software update then reboot the server. After that you can...
rating 21 Dec, 2016 Views: 3723
document How to properly shut down functioning cluster to avoid data loss and volume inconsistencies
Case scenario: Customer needs to shutdown the cluster and would like to know how to do it properly, without any data loss or volume...
Not rated 20 Dec, 2016 Views: 347
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