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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: 189190
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: 33267
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: 21046
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: 18959
document How to configure MPIO with Microsoft Initiator?
Please refer to the attached how-to.
rating 26 Aug, 2008 Views: 18386
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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: 2
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: 3507
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: 191
document [DSS V7] How can I properly expand a NAS or iSCSI volume in a clustered environment?
Question: NAS share has become too small, currently it has 15TB, needs to be expanded to 25TB. Customer has 59TB of available / unused...
Not rated 30 Nov, 2016 Views: 261
document How to connect Xenserver 7 to the DSS V7 ?
PROBLEM: rc.local script is not supported on version 7 of xenserver, I cannot add iptables rule at startup SOLUTION: Go to the Xenserver CLI -...
Not rated 30 Nov, 2016 Views: 235
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