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RAID stands for Redundant Array of Independent Disks.

RAID is data storage technology that allows multiple drives to be used together as a single virtual drive for reasons such as fault tolerance, reliability and performance.

There are several different levels of RAID that determine how the data is stored and the level of redundancy achieved across the drives.

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The client bought a Perc H710 Integrated RAID controller, 512 MB NV Cache.   It was suggested from Dell he buy this for upgrading the storage on Server.  He also has a new 5TB SATA drive.  I attached …

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NAS Cloud Backup Strategies
NAS Cloud Backup Strategies

This article explains backup scenarios when using network storage. We review the so-called “3-2-1 strategy” and summarize the methods you can use to send NAS data to the cloud

In this article we will learn how to backup a VMware farm using Nakivo Backup & Replication. In this tutorial we will install the software on a Windows 2012 R2 Server.

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Hi Experts,

I hope you can help me and I hope this question makes sense:

We recently had a critical storage issue documented in this thread:

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If I have one large file of 100GB and I have added only 10KB since the last Robocopy,
can Robocopy patch the 10KB into the previous backup that was taken ?
I asking with regards to Remote copy only.

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Client has a Dell PowerEdge 2950. Running Server 2008 R2 and running as a SQL Server (2012).

A month ago users reported that apps (which use that server as DB back end) were running slowly. When …

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I need help with restoring a windows 2008 R2 server that has 2 drives in a raid 5 that crashed.  I have a good backup of the System state but not sure how to restore it.  This server was a domain …

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I have a windows 2008 r2 server that needed to be restored using a System State backup.  System is back up and running but I am unable to print from this server... I tired removing and re-installing …

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Hi Everyone,
                        im runing a daily schedule backup for a 2003 wintel server with my TSM 6.4 and in the las 5 days the backup is missing with the following error:

02/13/2017 …

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Hello Experts,

We have a dell server with the two arrays listed below attached to the Dell server.  We have been discussing expanding a large data server configuration. I have included some of the …

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I have my windows 10 pro and it has lots of installed softwares in it, like office, and add-ins, adobe DC and many more.

how would i make a image. i just heard the word imaging but have no idea how…

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Netscaler Common Configuration How To guides
Netscaler Common Configuration How To guides

If you use NetScaler you will want to see these guides. The NetScaler How To Guides show administrators how to get NetScaler up and configured by providing instructions for common scenarios and some not so common ones.

Originally I had DELL severs and the free DELL OpenManage Server Administrator software, but now I purchase some HP servers

What FREE or under $500 HP software (i.e. HP OneView/etc) does you …

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Can I use ""diskpart" or something else to create a 3.5TB GPT from the below unallocated space without having to change everything from MBT to GPT and reinstall Windows on this TEST box ?

I am …

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Hi,

i have one laptop me with me now,  i want to order same kind of laptop. I do not know what exact model it is except it shows Hp Elite book on it. back side stickers are not readable. is there …

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I have been tasked with making an image of a Server 2008 R2 computer which hosts an EMR program, the SLA for which will not be renewed.

Normally, I would use Windows Server Backup and make a BMR …

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I have a Lenovo ThinkServer TS440 with Intel RSTe. - 4 drive HS.
It was setup in early Jan/2017 as 3 drive raid5 with the 4th drive set as hot spare.
The drives are Samsung SM-863 (120GB).
BIAO …

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Need help with configuring a new synology NAS

Will be used for backups, in this case redundancy is not necessary (in my opinion) as it is not common both hard drives the computer and NAS to …

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Hi,

 I have DELL PowerEdge T320 servers in customer sites and recently learned that Dell OPEN MANAGE Server Administrator is NOT capable of sending email alert/notification when there is a failure …

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Our environment will need to support about 20 GP users running up to 4 companies at a time.  RAID for best recovery / backup and we have a preference of using DEll servers.

I can provide additional…

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Hey guys, i have a server with an Intel SROMBSASMR RAID controller, and we had a drive failure last night. Can i pop in a 12gb/s drive? Ie. Are SAS drives backwards compatible with older RAID …

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3 Use Cases for Connected Systems
3 Use Cases for Connected Systems

Our Dev teams are like yours. They’re continually cranking out code for new features/bugs fixes, testing, deploying, testing some more, responding to production monitoring events and more. It’s complex. So, we thought you’d like to see what’s working for us.

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I have a server with 6 HD setup as raid 0.... the the mother board got defective and wont turn on anymore.

How can I retrieve the file from those HD's

Thanks.

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Om a Dell XPS 8700 there is an option the choose either Raid or SATA for installation.  The unit also has a Lite-on Blue Ray player installed.

Is there any benefit to choosing RAID over AHCI?  The …

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I was taught that when you use RAID 5, that all drives should be the same.  Currently, I have 4 drives in a RAID 5 configuration, one has gone bad, and I feel now would be a good time to increase the …

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Want to know what the best way is to deal with this.
To start off, I am copying the data to a stable drive since I think there is no way to recover from this without some or all data loss on the …

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Hi,
 
 I have HP Proliant ML 110 G6 (test server) with two 4TB hard drives on a LSI MegaRAID controller. I created RAID 0 for each 4TB in RAID BIOS. This server does not have UEFI boot option. I …

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I have a SBS2011 Standard.   The system drive (C) has had some issues with running out of free space due to log files running out of control.   At one point the system was crippled with only about …

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