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Computer data storage, often called storage or memory, is a technology consisting of computer components and recording media used to retain digital data. In addition to local storage devices like CD and DVD readers, hard drives and flash drives, solid state drives can hold enormous amounts of data in a very small device. Cloud services and other new forms of remote storage also add to the capacity of devices and their ability to access more data without building additional data storage into a device.

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Just trying to get a better understanding of NetApp snapshots.  I know what they are and how they work but by default where are they stored, would it be on the same volume as the data?  As a result of…

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 Java Android Coding Bundle

Whether you're an Apple user or Android addict, learning to code for the Android platform is an extremely valuable, in-demand skill. It all starts with Java, the language behind the apps and games that make Android the top platform it is today.

how to check % free on my disk drives like D, PG, H, J

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What is the difference between basic disks? Dynamic Disks? and volumes?

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What is the meaning of GPT partition in Windows Server?

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Hi,
  I have SBS2011 server where all the files on it have been encrypted by Zepto virus.
  So I can't open any of the files. Kaspersky said that they don't have any tool to decry-pt the files.
  I…

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Hi experts,

I'm just looking to pick your brains regarding backup solutions.  I'm currently relying on the native SBS2011 backup solution and using two rotating USB drives that I swap out weekly.  …

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Hi Experts, we have a client with a QNAP TS509, we have inherited this when we took the network over.
The issue is that it has been set up with intricate links between spreadsheets etc. Is their an e…

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I have just inserted 2x 146 GB SAS HDD for HP DL 360 G7

here it is: http://www.harddrivesdirect.com/product_info.php?products_id=144345

I have checked it's compatibi;lity and format i…

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I would like to create a second HDD for the virtual server in VMware environment. What is the best advised method from the below:
1. Create big volume and partition to 2 partitions (C and D)
2.…

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I am working on a machine where the user adjusted the policies of an external Seagate hard drive from the default (Quick removal) to the "Better Performance" with "Write caching on the device" enabled…

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Network it in WD Red

There's an industry-leading WD Red drive for every compatible NAS system to help fulfill your data storage needs. With drives up to 8TB, WD Red offers a wide array of solutions for customers looking to build the biggest, best-performing NAS storage solution.  

we have exchange 2007 enterprise on windows server 2008 standard

I am trying to move storage groups and its associated mailbox database and logs to new drives created by storage admin guy

I want…

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Got a very strange one here.

A client has a standalone ESXi 5.5 host, with a local datastore which started as being on one virtual disk, then being extended onto a second virtual disk.  B…

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We have a customer who has brocade switches  running FOS 6.4.1a and we are looking to temporarily merge these switches with two new SN3000B switches which will be running at 7.0 FOS as part of a…

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I have a P2000 SAN

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 i…

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Cloning a Hard Drive with Casper

This video Micro Tutorial explains how to clone a hard drive using a commercial software product for Windows systems called Casper from Future Systems Solutions (FSS). Cloning makes an exact, complete…

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I am trying to setup Multipathing for a Windows 2012 Server (this has a QLogic HBA) to a Netapp Array over FC. My 2012 can already see the LUN. I just need Multipathing for port failover / r…

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I have a question regarding the best way to maintain storage within my home network. Scenario is thus:

Office 365 account with 5 licences,
5 Users in the family (self, wife, 3 kids) each w…

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I'm fairly tech savvy, but am very new to the server environment.  I have an HP ML110 with WS 2012 R2 installed.  I have 3 TB HDDs, with two of them in a RAID 1 (the third is just hooked up but no rec…

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I'm being asked to hold on to laptops of employees after they leave. The rationale is in the event of legal issues the claimant's lawyer might "ask for the laptop". I've suggested we turn over only da…

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IT Security CISA, CISSP & CISM Certification

Master the advanced techniques required to protect network resources from external threats with the IT Cyber Security bundle. Built around industry best-practice guidelines, the IT Cyber Security bundle consists of three in-depth courses.

Have a synology DS212 Hybrid RAID (SHR) (With data protection of 1 disk fault-tolerance) I don’t need raid? (want full disk space) How can I change the raid settings (I don’t need any information on t…

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Hello:

I cannot use an external hard drive on my Windows 7 laptop, and I don't want to install new software on the laptop to do so either.  (It's a long story.)

Is there a service out there that…

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Hi,
I need assistance in upgrading vSphere V5.5 to v6.0 Update2, so if anyone have done it before or know the complete procedure on how to do it, that will be helpful.

Thanks.

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Hi everyone,

I have a requirement to limit my developers to access S3 buckets using our VPN connection just like they access a private RDS.

We connect to our VPC via two vpn tunnels from our Son…

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Can any one please share some best, free or  reasonable price sites to store MP3 files, our storage is going beyond 3 TB :(

Please share what are our best options, these are all sound/mp3 files onl…

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Fairly simple question I think:
I have three SATA HDDs in my system.  The mobo does have the one HD LED connector that I use, however I would like to see each individual HD have it's own LED.

Ques…

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