Nimble Storage CS260G Parts

I recently had a failure of an HDD and Power Supply on an aged Nimble Storage CS260G Storage Array [12x 3TB HDD, 4x 600GB SSD], 10Gb SFP+. This system is outside of the warranty and now at the end of life by Nimble, now part of HPE. So that has me replacing parts on my […]

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Remaining Rated Write Endurance 0%

My Dell PowerEdge R630 users have reported slowdowns. Investigating did not show any issues. After a support request with Dell it was mentioned that the SSD drives I’m using are known to exhibit issues of slowdowns due to timing problems. This has been addressed with a firmware upgrade. The drives being used are configured in a RAID10 under the PERC […]

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Purchase Request: Winten 128GB Flash Drive

I am looking for a new device that pack one heck of a punch like Clubber Lang in the movie Rocky. This is when I came across the Winten 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive. Fully compatible with USB 2.0 standards; recommended to use with USB 3.0 to get the full speed of up to 90 MB/s maxing at 120 […]