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  • HAL 9000 // February 22, 2012, 10:09 AM PST

    Confessions of a Raid1 Unbeliever

    Raid Nightmare - How much confidence are you putting in your Raid1(mirror)?? My Setup - HP ML115 Server2003R2 - embedded on board NVRAID controller. 30 clients (2) 1TB Drives u...

  • shasca // September 29, 2009, 3:36 PM PST

    Freeing up space

    I'm finding myself in the unusual position of running out of hard drive space in my system partition on my SBS 2003 server. Two mirrored 160GB SATA drives make up my system partiti...

  • TechRepublic Staff // September 19, 2008, 2:22 AM PST

    Stop 0x0000007B errors in Windows XP

    INTRODUCTION When you start your computer, you may receive one of the following error messages: ? STOP: 0x0000007B (parameter1, parameter2, parameter3, parameter4) INACCESSIBLE_BO...

  • TechRepublic Staff // February 20, 2008, 3:46 AM PST

    You could try but.....

    I wouldn't! Now that you tell me the server is running SQL you have opened a whole other can of worms. Is it possible to move the partitions. Yes. Is it possible to add a disk t...

  • TechRepublic Staff // April 24, 2007, 1:35 AM PST

    Yep it sux!!!

    FYI: The RAID 1 for the OS and 5 for data/apps. is great! I have all 50 of my Citrix App. servers set up this way. Reason? Which is more likely to fail first and more often? The (M...

  • TechRepublic Staff // April 6, 2007, 6:35 AM PST

    It might make sense in PROD but with more drives...

    What we do is mirror the OS and RAID 5 the data but with different physical disks. The OS is mirrored so that you can make a new OS build on a different disk, break the mirror, de...

  • TechRepublic Staff // December 5, 2006, 5:57 AM PST

    Depends

    If you use RAID1, you can usually break the mirror. RAID5 you usually can not reverse. It is usually a copy/backup data and then rebuild the array. If you have the $$, all you n...

  • HAL 9000 // March 6, 2006, 11:14 PM PST

    Replace a failed dynamic disk in Raid 1

    I have a system running Server 2000. One of the SCSI drives has failed and I have purchased another to replace it. The system is using the WIN 2K dynamic disk feature to maintain...

  • TechRepublic Staff // February 25, 2005, 1:48 AM PST

    Be aware...

    ... that many RAID controllers will not accept the procedure Liam describes, as they will allow you to break and rebuild the mirror sets but will RETAIN the ORIGINAL volume size (i...

  • TechRepublic Staff // October 17, 2002, 6:41 PM PST

    New Install W2k Server

    I spend my life setting up Win2k Server and Pro for software developers and end users. First thing you need to know is Win2k does not have a partition limitation like Winnt 4.0. Yo...