Make sure both options are enabled. Gavin, Could you confirm whether you’re bonding the NICs, and if so, whether all four are in the bond, or two bonds of two? Hopefully I am just missing something. Mark this reply as best answer, if it answered your question. In my case, there is already a Hostgroup available, to provide access to the VMware vSphere servers. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.

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We are working on a fix. The status of the Discovered Target is Inactive. You are commenting using your WordPress. Gavin, Could you confirm whether you’re bonding the NICs, and if so, whether all four are in the bond, or two bonds of two? Upvote if you also have this question or find it interesting.

Once we’ve got somewhere I’ll post our findings. I also have noticed that if I unplug one connection so only 1GB connection is available performance stays the same. Specify the hostname and OS type. Hi Gavin In my case I contacted Citrix, and they told us that we don’t have support on the storage, even though we have Preferred Xenserver Extend contract, so your mileage may vary.


Well, it is just how I have it, so do not need to use software initiator.

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Repeat this step for the remaining addresses. Posted September 18, Hi David, The server has 6 x NIC’s, I’m using two of these bonded eth0 and eth1 for the front-end and management connections. The operating system of the backup server is Microsoft Windows R2 Standard edition.

Note that two paths corresponding to the MDi controller that currently owns the LUN are Active ; the other ones are in ,d3000i mode. Hi Bryan, I have enabled jumbo frames but it only made a marginal difference speaking to one of the other admins here it actually slowed things down a tad. For that reason, the backup server was a physical server, so it could be connected to a tape library.

Sign In feature is currently unavailable and you will not be able delo post new content. I’ve just modified the Xen multipathing to use the mpputil approach for the HBA’s instead and will let you know how that goes. The Details button shows the path details.

Posted September 28, The status of the MDi is now Connected. Please keep your posts relevent to troubleshooting the issue.


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Prev 1 2 3 Next Page 1 of 3. Bryan Dearlove on Sep 22, 9: What is weird is I see a lot of traffic over both cards, I could not see it just being load-balance traffic as both are close to equal in load.

Cheers Gavin Edited by: Curious to see what happened? It’s a good idea to split your array into two VDisks and put one on each module.

Just so that anyone else that sees this can benefit from it also. Low Volume though and multipathing is working but all going to the same switch.

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Is there any Windows benchmarking you have done? Yeppers, could push around the same through the windows boxes as you. You will be able to leave a comment after signing in. What are you mdd3000i for benchmarks?

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