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    What do you use your vms for?

    For home use: - vCenter - Horizon View Connection Server - 2x pfSense - 2x Untangle (UTM, Bridge mode) - 2x Domain Controllers - File Server (Hosted off SAN) - WSUS - PBX - Web Server - Windows Media Center backend (ESXi has USB tuner as passthrough) - Mac OS X 10.10 (Time Machine backups, etc...
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    Age Old DNS Round-Robin Question

    Thanks for the reply. Basically I confusingly was just trying to reference something simple in which the longer failovers most DNS resolving clients were on trying A records or NS records and the typical timeouts on them. I'm working on design a special purpose Anycast DNS system. Just was...
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    Age Old DNS Round-Robin Question

    There are always multiple views on this and I'm trying to get the best setup for my ideal use. I want to ensure I have my name servers for web hosting failover the quickest way on a DNS resolve. I currently am running 16 named servers distributed across the US. Which will failover the...
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    Network pics thread

    Looks like an AR-15. Pretty sure all those are real.
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    Network pics thread

    Do you not have any spare ones from like a case for the external jacks? Save the cash if you have them. They aren't anything special. Difference between you and me, all mine are loaded.
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    Network pics thread

    Shame C7J0yc3, datastore1 and datastore1 (2), come on.... Haha, but looks like you've got a fun project ahead of you. Make sure that the guy before you also enabled VT support in BIOS. If he forgot the HT step in ESXi.
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    Network pics thread

    For the clear ends I found these doing a quick search. I've never bought them before so I can't give any feedback on them, but you can order some here. Cheaper...
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    Would you join the ‘digital Blackwater’ ?

    Stop spamming our site with your problems. Take it elsewhere.
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    Post Your Connection Speed

    All posts the same, probably spam. Mods?
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    Bad NIC or just my settings?

    Everything is all set for auto in IPv4, right? Just making sure since you are talking about doing a direct link in the future.
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    Would you join the ‘digital Blackwater’ ?

    What do you imagine their tasks could be? Mainly as a force to do government backed hacking or for just IDS stuff
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    Network pics thread

    I was running FreeNAS 8 with clients such as Win2k8 and ESXi. I hated the reboot for a configuration change too, especially when setting up a LAG when setting up remotely. I believe it started in 8, they revamped the iSCSI bits a lot and I find it more unstable. Performance is...
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    Network pics thread

    If you want to use iSCSI, I recommend staying away from FreeNAS. FreeNAS is good if you want to do NFS/SMB/CIFS, but you were heading the right way with Openfiler since I saw you were using iSCSI.
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    What's Inside "THAT" firewall Pictures Thread

    I bet you could boot pfsense off it by just replacing the compact flash card with one with pfsense on it.
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