Is there any TPS benchmarking available in deciding whether to go for Fibre channel or iSCSI? We are using Oracle database which requires a Terabyte of storage and will be operating at the 1000TPS at peak level. In this case – should we go for iSCSI or Fibre Channel as the mass storage device? Thank [...]
Answer Question | June 23, 2009 3:19 PM
Fibre channel, iSCSI, Oracle Benchmark Testing, Storage Channel, Storage management, Transactions Per Second
I recently asked you what advice you would give to someone greener than you in data center security, and Mrdenny and Labnuke99 made some great points about frequently doing checks to make sure your backups are doing what they’re supposed to do. What I want to know is, do you have any data backup stories [...]
Answer Question | June 19, 2009 9:52 PM
Backup & recovery, Backup hardware, Data backup, Storage
I have report created with CR basic for VS .NET 2003. Some time ago i have to put this report to project crearted in VS 2008. IDE automaticly converted the report to the newest version of CR. Report include one subreport. When this report is printed from .NET 2003 project it looks fine. When i [...]
Answer Question | June 17, 2009 12:01 PM
Crystal Reports, Crystal Reports migration, IDE, VB.NET 2003, Visual Studio, VS 2003, VS 2008
I reinstalled vista os in hope of reinstalling a fresh copy of program, but the program installation it keeps on detecting old copy of this program. I had formatted both drives on machines. How can i remove these hidden program copies? Is there a better way of formatting?
Answer Question | May 20, 2011 10:29 PM
Hard drives, Microsoft Vista, Vista installation
Can anyone lead me to some documentation concerning setting up a ds3200 with ESX 3.5? I want to use the ds3200 to place my vmxf files.
Answer Question | June 17, 2009 5:52 PM
DS3200, IBM System Storage, VMware ESX 3.5
How do i find out what transaction log file was last applied to a database?
Answer Question | June 23, 2009 4:11 PM
Backup & recovery, SQL Server 2005, SQL Server backup, SQL Server transaction logs
From where should I start to master the concepts of SAN-storage area networks? Do we have a proper sequence, like where to start and carry on?
Answer Question | June 20, 2009 9:17 PM
SAN, SAN architecture, SAN certificate, SAN management, Storage Area Networks
Hi all, Quick, simple question. Can the Backup Exec Exchange Agent from version 10 be used on Exchange 2007?? Currently we are running exchange 2000 and looking to upgrade to exchange 2007 in the next month. Seems all queries tend to point towards an upgrade unfortunately. Any answers would be greatly appreciated. Thanks and regards,
Answer Question | June 15, 2009 11:01 PM
Backup, Backup Exec Agent for Exchange, Exchange 2007 backup, Veritas Backup Exec 10
Dear all, We upgraded our exchange 2000 to exchange 2007 sp1 last serveral month and we phase out the old exchange 2000. However, our user would like to restore the exchange 2000 mailbox from the last year. We don’t know how to restore it from the old backup tape as the old exchange 2000 already [...]
Answer Question | June 17, 2009 6:59 AM
Exchange 2000, exchange 2000 restore, Exchange 2007, Exchange Backup, Exchange migration, Veritas Backup Exec 10
I work in a Novell/Netware environment and we are workin to outsource our GW and change it to Outlook. I feel like our network is just a bunch of piece thrown around to do jobs but they don’t function as a cohesive unit. I’m working to find the best redesign ideally switching to Active Directory [...]
Answer Question | June 15, 2009 7:52 PM
Domain Controller, Linux, NAS, Novell, Unix, Windows Server 2008
I have a server with four drives and I want to install a raid 5 configuration Do i need to keep one disk at a different volume, not raid 5, to run the OS ?
Answer Question | June 15, 2009 4:44 PM
RAID, RAID 5, RAID5, Storage
Tape cartridge percent used
Answer Question | June 26, 2009 4:07 PM
AS/400 backup, Tape Backups
i have older version backuppc-2.1.2 but i want to install new version backuppc-3.1. in that case what are the changes to be make.i need detail explanation on this.
Answer Question | June 17, 2009 10:25 AM
Backup, BackupPC, BackupPC 2.1.2, BackupPC 3.1
We have a legal request to restore an deleted email message from 2006. The user is still on the network currently, and I have looked in her mailbox, scanned for possbile .pst and archive files to no avail. The last administrator used NT Backup and I found a backup from 2005 that I would like [...]
Answer Question | June 15, 2009 2:21 PM
.PST files, Exchange 2003, Exchange Backup & Restore, NTBackup
please find some diffrence between tsm and backup exec
Answer Question | June 8, 2009 10:19 AM
Backup & recovery tools, IBM Tivoli Storage Manager, Veritas Backup Exec
I have a Dell Latitude D 620 Laptop. I would like to upgrade the internal Hard Drive. What is the procedure to copy the entire HD to an external HD, swap out the internal drive, and then completely restore all of the SW ?
Answer Question | June 8, 2009 7:35 PM
Hard Drive Installation, Hard drives, Internal hard drives
I have the alerts setup already for the critical alerts but would like to know ifwhen the system fails over from primary to secondary node (activepassive). Is there a way to do this?
Answer Question | June 8, 2009 3:12 PM
Dell PowerVault MD3000i, MD3000i, SAN arrays, Storage Failover, Storage management
I have a M/B with an integrated nVidia SATA II RAID controller. The M/B died the other day leaving me in a pickle. In an act of desparation, I took the four SATA II drives out of the server and put them into another server with a similar nVidia SATA II RAID controller. To my [...]
Answer Question | June 8, 2009 12:26 PM
nVidia SATA II RAID controller, RAID, RAID 1, SATA 2
Is it possible to get data corruption on a sandisk compact flash if it has been stored without power for 4 or 5 years.
Answer Question | January 30, 2012 6:38 PM
Data corruption, Flash drive, SanDisk, SanDisk CompactFlash, USB Flash drives
How can I recover the database if it is deleted?
Answer Question | June 22, 2012 12:08 PM
Backup & recovery, Database Recovery