I have an IBM iSCSI DS3300 with dual controllers connected to two IBM x3650 M3's. I created one LUN and assigned it to a group which includes my two 3650's... Host1 and Host2, both 2008R2. On Host1 I initialized the drive and it became available and I am able to use the drive now. Host2 automatically shows the new drive and I can use it. The problem is that what I create on Host1 can not be seen on Host2 and vice versa. Did I miss something in my config?
Besides backup, any IT division should have a disaster recovery plan. You will find a few tips below relating to the development of such a plan and to what issues one should pay special attention in the course of backup planning.
The question appears often enough, how do I transfer my data from my old server to the new server while preserving file shares, share permissions, and NTFS permisions. Here are my tips for handling such a transfer.
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to install and configure the Windows Server Backup Utility.
Directly connect an external storage device such as a USB drive, or CD\DVD burner:
If the device is a USB drive, ensure i…
This tutorial will show how to configure a new Backup Exec 2012 server and move an existing database to that server with the use of the BEUtility.
Install Backup Exec 2012 on the new server and apply all of the latest hotfixes and service packs. The…