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    XSAN - OpenFiler

    You could likely throw (8) 3TB drives into a Drobo B800i for around 4K. It's iSCSI so it should work fine with your xsan environment. Do you already have a machine running a hypervisor with spare overhead to allocate to running Openfiler? Because having to buy a server, and then vmware...
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    Industrial switch to be installed on factory floor

    Does anyone know of a company that makes a switch that meant to be deployed in a harsh industrial environment. We need a switch that can be installed in a factory that does graphite milling so the switch cant have fans, but needs to withstand 100_ degree temps. Im looking for something that has...
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    Run Backup Exec in a VM with SAS pass through

    Its an HP DL360 G7 running vsphere 5.1. I have a SAS card I plan on using for this but dont off the top of my head remember what brand/model. Right now Im more concerned if its even a theoretical possibility.
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    Run Backup Exec in a VM with SAS pass through

    Does anyone know if it possible to run Symantec Backup Exec in a VM? I take nightly snapshots of all my vm's on my NetApp and want to back them up to tape. We're trying to consolidate servers so I dont want to have to dedicate an entire machine to running Backup Exec and would there for like to...
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    Sub 300 dollar build advice

    GoGo gadget NewEgg Order history! Here is the the one they say I ordered: I dont really plan on running a hard core graphics card, let alone a SLI or XFire setup do you not think 500 watts is enough? Also, good call on the...
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    Sub 300 dollar build advice

    A couple of days ago my beloved mac book pro finally bit the dust and now Im left with only a kindle fire for a computer. I've been out of the custum build scene for around 8 years and really have no idea whats what any more and as much I'd love to spend the next month meticulisly researching...
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    Control shape, size, and color of individual google maps markers loaded from database

    Bit of a background to touch on the "dont ask us to do your homework" sticky. The final deliverables for this project dont really include a working example. We are allowed to, and it is recommended that we make some kind of static mockup of what our front end would look like in photoshop or the...
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    The absolute cheapest SAN solution possible

    What would this look like with an xserve raid? Would I still need to use fibre anywhere, and where would the switch go, between the DAS and the controller (seams like that contradicts the definition of DAS) or between the controller and the rest of the servers? Is it possible to use link...
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    The absolute cheapest SAN solution possible

    What are your thoughts on this disk shelf, It already has drives, power supplies and 2 X5612A cards. Are those cards in any way shape or form going to...
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    The absolute cheapest SAN solution possible

    Doesnt matter at all to me.
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    The absolute cheapest SAN solution possible

    Out of curiosity what does the Left Hand Solution offer that the things that I linked to dont asides from much more storage?
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    The absolute cheapest SAN solution possible

    As the title says Im curious as to your opinions on how to go about building the cheapest possible SAN. The goals for this project are in order of importance: Spend less then 800$ Have a lot of storage, at least 1TB Fast transfer/access speed Fancy software features This is for my...
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    eBay Fall 10% Coupon is here

    i could go for 40% of a Nikon D80, o well.
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    Gaming PC in a rackmount chasis?

    you could definatly do it, but your prolly going to have to run onboard sound, and then find a pci-e riser for you video card, but that was in a 1u. perhaps if you went with something like a 5U it would work, but then why wouldn't you just use a smaller mid tower at that point.
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    Watercooling for Nehalem (bloomfield)

    i would think that mainly just the mounting hardware would need to change. that being said i would imagine you could buy the needed new hardware very quickly after the specs are released.
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    Rocketfish Aluminum Full Tower Case--BestBuy Clearance $71.99

    if any one in so cal still wants one, when i picked mine up today the oceanside best buy said they had one more.
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    Post Your RocketFish pics/mods

    did they discontinue these? i cant find them on the best buy site any more.
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    Paint on the PCB!

    you might try isapropal (no idea how to spell it) alcohol in the highest proof you can find. thats what i use to clean components.
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    CompUSA Deals for Friday

    now i know how all you guys who dont have a fry's within in a reasonable distance feel.
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    Free Raffle from and MicroTemp

    hi directron, welcome to the forums.
  21. L Video Card Blow Out Sale!

    yes sir, i for one cant wait, should be many a good thing coming from it.
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    ATI Radeon HD 3870 X2 Drawing

    kyle, it's not to late to send me something awesome for secret santa.
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    e-GeForce 8800 GT 512MB $219 @ microcenter

    does anyone know how long this sale will be on for?
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    Forum Upgrade Progress Update

    im glad you guys finally figured out what was wrong. when things do get all the way iron out is there a potability of turning the quick reply back on?
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    Guinness Store - 15% off

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    Darwinia, Uplink and Defcon $20 on Steam

    do they even make games for macs besides photo shop? halo 1, i know
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    One video card and 3 monitors, how?

    i was under the impression dual link dvi meant you could combine 2 DVI ports to run one monitor at a VERY high resolution.
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    Half Life 2 Episode 2 and PORTAL unlocked 12am pacific time!

    well i would if steam would load the game and let me.
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    Half Life 2 Episode 2 and PORTAL unlocked 12am pacific time!

    nice i am studying for my macro econ final tomorrow for another 30 minutes and then playing portal for several hours.
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    Halo 3, Whos goin' @ Midnight?

    dont have a none for me.
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    WARNING: don't set FSB to 400 MHZ on E6600 / GA-965P-DS4...

    it shouldn't, thats the hole point of having a removable battery
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    interesting story about rebate-processing at mfr (via Consumerist)

    you might be surprised how much they dont care.
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    Skt 939 X2 4200+ $83.86 base fee

    tempting but i think if i have waited this long i can just wait another month to replace my 3200 with a q6600. however this would make for a killer budget rig cpu.
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    [H]ot S.T. Dupont Olympio Placed Lacquer "Square" $339 + s/h

    or a way to decode secret messages.
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    Post Your Workstation 2007

    thepcdoc how are you supporting the top 2 monitors?
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    How many of you actually get your free stuff?

    i get the following magazines: stuff games for windows flying laser solutions boating water skiing EGM art in America things i have gotton include: popcorn deodorant gillet fushions X 4 hand lotion mad croc energy gum fluke hat fluke shirt free cables and others i dont...