Storage

Recently a customer had to replace a disk in the ReadyData 5200. How ever the disk came online but wasn’t available for rebuilding of the raid array. I needed to contact L3 support for further help. The fix they supplied was easier than I thought, I followed the commands which the engineer used. You need to…

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Issues when you try to upgrade Lefthands to a new software version you get the following error. Cannot find one or more files to download from the FTP site. This may be due to activity on the FTP site. Either wait a few minutes and click Try Download Again or try to install the files.…

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When you bought a readynas 2120 with the new software version 6.0. And your looking seriously for the option to shutdown or reboot the ReadyNas. The solution is on the first page you can find. ( It’s the default over view page you get to see when you login for the first time to the…

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Just today I found a really useful document of HP. It contained information about a setup for VMware ESXi5 and HP left hand P4000 series. “notes from the Document” This white paper provides detailed information on how to integrate VMware vSphere® 5.0 with HP P4000 LeftHand SAN Solutions. VMware vSphere is an industry leading virtualization…

Read More VMware ESXi5 and HP lefthand | Best Practice document

In this blog post I will write about the configuration between a Cisco Catalyst Switch and a NetAPP storage device. You will see in this example that I’ve used a VLAN tag 10 on the Interfaces which are used for the EtherChannel configuration Configure first the interface ports which you going to use for the…

Read More Cisco to Netapp configuration | How to configure a stacked switch and Netapp Controller