On 01/31/2012 10:05 PM, "Hung-Sheng Tsao (Lao Tsao 老曹) Ph.D." wrote:
> what is your main application for ZFS? e.g. just NFS or iSCSI for home dir
> or VM? or Window client?
Yes, fileservice only using CIFS, NFS, Samba and maybe iSCSI
> Is performance important? or space is more important?
a good balance ;)
> what is the memory of your server?
> do you want to use ZIL or L2ARC?
ZEUS STECRAM as ZIL (mirrored); maybe SSDs and L2ARC
> what is your backup or DR plan?
continuous rolling snapshot plus send/receive to remote site
TSM backup at least once a week to tape; depends on how much
time the TSM client needs to walk the filesystems
> You need to answer all these question first
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