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    Need help. Compellent SC8000 Controller.

    Hey group. Its been a long time. I have come across 2 Dell Compellent SC8000 units. They are in short a nice server though stripped of all internal storage except for an SD card for the Compellent OS. I would like to add 2 SSD drives to this but i dont know the name of this power port dell...
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    Networking, Wifi, Multiple Wifi routers - Mangement

    all the DHCP and proxy for add filtering is done on one box. then it pipes it out. I could have each do there own basically. just didn't want to have 3 different DHCP services running.
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    Networking, Wifi, Multiple Wifi routers - Mangement

    Hey everyone. Its been a Long Long time since have been on here. Tho i was pondering a question and searching the net trying to find the solution then i remembered this place. So. I have a firewall/router. from that it goes to a Gigabit switch. Then from there i bounce out to 4 Wireless...
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    Lots of desktops into a VM cluster. How???

    Curious on what the proper termonolgy to use would be. My goal is a base of say 50 systems to start, proof of concept. these 50 systems would have some sort of Client OS that would make its system resources available to the cluster or cloud. all of these 50 systems would then be able to come...
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    Lots of desktops into a VM cluster. How???

    any good guides for idiots on BSD?
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    Lots of desktops into a VM cluster. How???

    Wow i haven't been on here for years. Great to see its still alive. Now that i am back working in tech instead of seeing the world i have a spare project to do at work while im bored. LOL I have about 40 Dell desktop computers. that are just sitting on the shelf. I want to learn. I would...
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    Vmware, wake on lan or similar?

    Hello all. Doing a little project. Im waiting to place eaither a link or RDP link on an internal site that can go to a server with a bunch of VM ware installs on it. What i want is a way for any user to click it. this will power up the enviroment and they can go from there. I already know how...
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    7 goes stupid for network connection

    Right now thats how its assigned. but windows goes stupid. I have tried both to do static and dynamic. both have the same effect. this didn't happen in XP or vista. tho in windows 7 it seems to confuse the 2.
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    7 goes stupid for network connection

    Ok hard to explain but i will try my best. I have 2 connections active mostly. My VPN connection and my hardwired connection Both have dns and the ip's and all the jazz. I find my internet will randomly stall some times and when i disable the vpn it works. I DO NOT get internet...
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    Boot CD that will allow me to load USB drivers.

    there is a CD rom in the rack only. no dvd.
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    Boot CD that will allow me to load USB drivers.

    Ok heres the situation. Rack server. doing testing with windows 7 and some application base. It does not have Boot from USB properly. Nor does it have a DVD drive. We have one on order but its 2 weeks back ordered. I dont want to wait I want to install 7 on this machine. What im...
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    High speed data link between 2 computers

    Ok so set up is i have 2 computers. both with storage arrays. One has a lot of processing power and i want to use this box to encode the hd storage to move over to xbox and all that. all thoes apps are set up but.... there is a lot of storage on the other computer. I want to make a high...
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    Install Windows 7 Beta from a USB Key!

    this is the best way i found to install 7. on both my tablet and laptop it took just about 20 min from boot to using windows update in windows to finish my install. it was great
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    Network share of drive. stuck....

    i can do it to any folder just fine. but not a drive. anyone know a way to share the drive its self? and no its not C or the system drive.
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    Network share of drive. stuck....

    right click - share with - advanced share. that is what the pic is of. only option is advanced sharing. and when i go in there. name it HD. select permissions. EVERYONE. full control. then test on a vista pc and a windows 7 laptop. i dont have permission to access it