[CentOS] 8-15 TB storage: any recommendations?

John R Pierce pierce at hogranch.com
Tue Jan 12 10:25:54 UTC 2010


Karanbir Singh wrote:
> On 12/01/10 00:02, Christopher Chan wrote:
>   
>>> problems mostly centered around management and performance issues. the 
>>> world is littered with stores of cciss fail
>>>       
>> Really? Man, I have been given this spanking new HP DL370 G6 and running 
>> Centos 5.4 on it...
>>     
>
> I've got a couple of DL380's at one setup and another 12 DL360's at
> another place. We have had enough problems with interfaces that all the
> machines are now running off remote-storage. Our storage incident rate
> has gone from 1/day average to under 2/month since then.
>
> all of these machines are G4 and G5's running CentOS-5/x86_64
>   

just curious, which storage controllers in those DL380/360 servers?  
each of those numbes describes like 6 generations of x86 servers.

if I want a lots-of-2.5" SAS dual e5500 kinda server, where should I go 
if HP's storage is so broken?


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