I just downloaded and installed the NexentaStor 4 Beta which is based on illumos. Definitely looking forward to this new release in the near future. Just a first glance at the NMV it looks the same, but will definitely dig Continue reading NexentaStor 4 Beta
This article is a continuation of Part 1 that we did a while back. I would highly suggest checking out that article as well prior to going through this article. You can read Part 1 here. MPIO Round Robin Policy Continue reading Nexentastor/ESXi5/3750G/LACP/VDS/NFS/iSCSI – Part 2
Head over to this site for great info on the openstorage summit as well as get access to past sessions and keynotes. http://www.openstoragesummit.org/usa/index.html
Quick video of the LAB in the dark to see the blinkies!
I am currently working on building a 2 datacenter scenario all running under VMware workstation 9. This will include a four node HP P4000 VSA multi-site cluster, four ESXi5 hosts, vCenter, and two PFsense firewalls using openvpn to connect both Continue reading Nested Virtualized Datacenters (VDC) using metro stretched cluster
So I have been using Nexentastor for almost 2 years now in my home lab. It is an amazing storage solution. I have used many others over the years (FreeNAS, OpenFiler, NASLite) and I by far like Nexentastor the best. I Continue reading Nexentastor/ESXi5/3750G/LACP/VDS/NFS/iSCSI – Part 1