Monthly Archives: November 2014

WD DX4000: Create a decent SAN

One requirement or recommendation when creating a SAN that utilizes iSCSI is to separate the physical MPIO segment to permit full bandwidth utilization for the Initiators. This would also allow the network to operate with Jumbo Frames and minimize any

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Virtualize: Native VHD & Custom RE

Over the past couple months, I began experimenting with using virtual disks for use with what are called Native Boot Virtual Drives, or what I like to call “Native VHD”. The technique allows one to use a virtual disk to

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