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Windows 2008 Crashes

Last Modified: 2012-08-14

I have an HP DL120 Server with the following specs

Dual Core Xeon 2.33GHZ
2x160GB HD Mirrored (Using the inbuilt raid card) This has the OS installed on
Highpoint RocketRaid 3522 Raid controller
External Rackmount Array with 8 x SATA HD's

The Raid is configured as 2 x RAID 5 with 4 Disks - 1.5TB per array.

We use filemaker as our database and this server is to be our main DB server.

The unit willl run for over a month with light use - as soon as I put our main DB on there (20GB) the server will run happily until it tries doing a backup (not all the time - just sometimes) and then Explorer will crash and the server will become un-useable.

I try task managed to restart explorer but it seems to be un-recoverable. I reboot and all is fine.

Does anyone have any ideas?


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