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    1. SAN: Can it support multiple concurrent accesses? 2. What are the trade-off's between SAN array size and number of concurrent indexer processes (take note indexers will be constantly polling, renaming and deleting files) if i am creating an indexer? 3. SAN: Upon scaling are there any potential...

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  • Please help with Windows ME external drive problem

    Thanks in advance for anyone who can help. I have looked for hours all over the internet for a similar problem but couldn't find anything like mine. I have two computers one running XP and one with ME. Recently I bought a SimpleTech 320gb usb external hard drive . I first had it formatted NTFS but...

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  • Is ATL 3.0 still good?

    I'm reading http://www.microsoft.com/msj/0299/atl3Activex/atl3Activex.aspx but it's from 1999. Is it still good?

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  • Trouble creating a RAID array with VMWare ESX3i

    Hi, We’ve set up VMWare ESX3i on a single disk on our HP DL140 Server. We’re now trying to set up a RAID array, using the in-built LSI Logic SAS1068 RAID controller. Unfortunately, it says that there’s not enough space at the end of the disk, and it would need to be formatted, in order to...

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  • Best practices for backups

    I have been doing some research around solving the ever present issue of data backup for companies that have massive amounts of data and zero backup windows. I have my own ideas on this, but I was wondering the route others are taking. Any Ideas?, or any real world examples?. Is tape elimination on...

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  • Can RAID 0 volume be deleted and re-added with no data loss?

    I have a Dell Precision 690 Workstation with an LSI Integrated RAID controller. I have a 2-disk RAID 0 (what LSI refers to as an IS or Integrated Striping) volume. Recently the motherboard was replaced (and the RAID controller is integrated onto the motherboard). Ever since the motherboard...

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  • Fibre Channel Card Drivers to access SCSI layer

    Are there comercially available Fibre Channel Cards with drivers that allow direct access to the low level SCSI commands on a disk?

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  • Veritas Backup Job Engine

    I keep getting access denied error messages when I try to start the Veritas Backup Job Engine. I need this to run to do the backups...why won't it start? Thanks all.

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  • My removable drive not using the complete 16gb volume, What needs to be done?

    I have a 16gb memory card, formatted fat32, I am trying to add data, 8gb, I get a notice that there is not enough disk space. It is plugged into a usb port. What needs to be done to access the complete volume? Can this be reformatted ntfs? I tried there is no way that I can see to do it.

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  • I RECECEIVED A CPPEA55 ERROR MESSAGE

    MY TAPE DRIVE WENT DEAD PULLED IT OUT. I ISSUED A PWRDWNSYS COMMAND. IT WENT DOWN BUT I DID NOT UNPLUG THE BOX. AS SOON AS I BROUGHT THE BOX BACK UP I RECEIVED A CPPEA55 ERROR MESSAGE.

    RESPUGA25 pointsBadges:
  • A Sharepoint farm with a Shared Service Provider name containing a space will cause backup failure with meta data errors

    I have Microsoft Office SharePoint 2007 installed in our office. Recently I have deployed Symantec Backup Exec 11d with Microsoft SharePoint agent option. I have configured the backup job and got the error “A Sharepoint farm with a Shared Service Provider name containing a space will cause backup...

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  • What should our next contest be on ITKnowledgeExchange.com?

    We want to kick off the new year with an exciting contest and want your input. We have done a variety of contests from the top 3 Knowledge Point earners winning prizes like an XBOX 360. Also we have had Amazon.com gift cards for the top 10 point earners who achieve over 500 Knowledge Points. I want...

    ITKE366,930 pointsBadges:
  • Will adding eATA interfere with my current RAID setup?

    I just go a new eATA 1.5 TB harddrive what i like to ad to my setup as data back up drive on board i have 4 eATA conections 2 are used for raid 0 this is the setup CybertronPC X-Cruiser SLI AMD Gaming PC – AMD Athlon 64 X2 5000+ 2.6GHz, 4GB DDR2-667, 2x250GB SATA II (RAID 0), DL DVD±RW, 2x...

    Webpanther5465 pointsBadges:
  • Diskless Install iSCSI Remote Boot with Intel Pro 1000/PT NIC Windows 2008 Installer doesnt see LUN

    Hello I have a Dell 2950 ||| and it has an Intel Pro 1000/pt Dual Port Server Adapter in it. I have configured the adapter for iSCSI remote boot, and during server startup the NIC is able to connect to my iSCSI LUN (Windows Storage Server w/ iSCSI Target Installed). When I go to install Windows...

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  • Move Exchange 2000 to new hardware

    We plan to do an offline backup and restore to new hardware with Veritas Bare Metal Restore. We want to do an offline backup to prevent any mail flow. I have seen an article that talks about skipped files with offline backups of Exchange. Has anyone tried this before? Any advise?

    Caroline25 pointsBadges:
  • BACKUP & RECOVERY for Oracle 9i

    How can i take a backup of my database through OEM ? PLZ reply ASAP

    NehaArya55 pointsBadges:
  • Tapes aren’t fully used for backups w/ BackupExec12

    as shown in the screenshot below, the media isn't fully used. http://img119.imageshack.us/img119/9729/7012009105556td7.png any ideas

    Kennybraeckmans5 pointsBadges:
  • How can I set the full path of file archive in outlook 2007 with GPO?

    How can I set the full path of file archive in outlook 2007 with GPO?

    ITKE366,930 pointsBadges:
  • setting up mirroring on 2 different servers

    How can a database be mirrored on 2 different servers. I am not talking about a witness server. I am talking about 2 mirrors running simultaneously, from the same database, How can that be set up. what are the steps, any help will be appreciated.

    Kiki255 pointsBadges:
  • vista cannot show all my hdd partitions

    thanks for the previous help, now i am running xp and vista in dual boot , but when i log on into vista and i go to( my computer) it is showing all the drives partitions except the one that xp installed on ....is there any solution for that ?....thanks

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