I have a logical disk vdisk called VD01 in a RAID10
It had 14 900g SAS drives
12 in pairs and 2 for spares
Last week one failed
I called our vendor and they told us that if I added the drive back into the enclosure it would automatically rebuild.
This is wrong cause the current status is AVAIL.
When I check there is only 13 drives for this Vdisk, One AVAIL on enclosure and 1 spare.
I can go into the Manage Dedicated Spares and add this AVAIL drive back in.
My question is...
1. Will I lose my data on VD01 VDisk?
2. Will it slow down preformance for VM's running on this disk if it does not delete the data?
More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.
HOW TO: Upload an ISO image to a VMware datastore for use with VMware vSphere Hypervisor 6.5 (ESXi 6.5) using the vSphere Host Client, and checking its MD5 checksum signature is correct. It's a good idea to compare checksums, because many installat…
In this article, I will show you HOW TO: Install VMware Tools for Windows on a VMware Windows virtual machine on a VMware vSphere Hypervisor 6.5 (ESXi 6.5) Host Server, using the VMware Host Client. The virtual machine has Windows Server 2016 instal…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the process of installing of Data Protection Manager on a server running Windows Server 2012 R2, including the prerequisites.
Microsoft .Net 3.5 is required. To install this feature, go to Server Manager…
This video shows you how to use a vSphere client to connect to your ESX host as the root user.
Demonstrates the basic connection of bypassing certification set up.
Demonstrates how to access the traditional view to begin managing your virtual mac…