hard drives

  • Powershellrobomir01

    Mirror Hard drives without using RAID

    When we think of traditional hard drive mirrors with RAID technology, we are usually talking about a RAID controller either software or hardware based that is performing parity operations on two hard drives and present the two hard drives as…

  • vSphere 6.5vmfsfeat1

    VMware ESXi 6.5 4k Drive Support

    One of the new features and functionality that is probably getting overlooked with the other great functionality that is out in vSphere 6.5, is VMware ESXi 6.5 4k 512e drive support.  Let’s take a look at some of the details of…

  • home labsmuefi01

    Windows cannot be installed to this disk 4K drives

    With the recent SuperMicro server build, I am utilizing Seagate ST8000NM0065 drives.  High density 4K drives are starting to come of age, however, there are still a few tricks required to get OS’es installed to boot from 4K.  Starting with Windows…