set up storage in a network at home

Posted on 2009-02-23
Last Modified: 2013-11-14
Hello experts,

i am planning to setup storage in a network  at home. my basic idea is two or more system should access the storage which is on network. i am attaching  one document with my idea. please review it and tell me what are the hardware components i need to buy.

my operating system is oracle Enterprise Linux.

Question by:pavan27
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    Or just get a GbE switch, with a GbE NAS?

    It'd be alot simpler (and potentially faster than FireWire, 400mbps vs. 1000mbps)
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    I agree with kyleb84.
    You should get something like this:
    or this:

    Your proposed solution is way too complex. And is severely limited.
    Quite frankly you would be much better off performance wise and financially with a Gigabit NAS.
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    thanks for information. could you please also suggest for storage. here i am looking for personal RAC. i don't want to go for bigger once.

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