No, I'll install using the internal drive bays mapped to an LSI
controller. Using the internal disks bays is also handy for ZIL/L2ARC
On 7/2/12 5:07 PM, "Anh Quach" <a...@blackandcode.com> wrote:
>Yes, planning on attaching multiple DataOn JBODs.
>When you say you've been replacing the onboard Smart Array controller (in
>external disk setups), do you also mean that your root pool is configured
>on the JBOD(s), essentially completely bypassing any of the built-in
>On Jul 2, 2012, at 2:40 PM, Edmund White wrote:
>> This depends upon what you want to do. I've used G6 and G7 ProLiants
>> extensively in ZFS deployments (Nexenta, mostly). I'm assuming you'd be
>> using an external JBOD enclosure?
>> All works well. I disable the onboard Smart Array P410 RAID controller
>> replace it with an LSI SAS HBA. If using internal disks, I'll use the
>> 9211-8i. If external, the 9205-8e. Or sometimes, both.
>> I think the DL380 G7 is a better choice for PCIe flexibility, though.
>> DL360 is pretty limited in expansion space.
>> Edmund White
>> On 7/2/12 4:29 PM, "Anh Quach" <a...@blackandcode.com> wrote:
>>> Has anyone out there been able to qualify the Proliant DL360 G7 for
>>> Solaris/OI/Nexenta environments? Any pros/cons/gotchas (vs. previous
>>> generation HP servers) would be greatly appreciated.
>>> Thanks in advance!
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