Nimble Operating System (NimbleOS) has been upgraded to version 4, and there are tons of useful new capabilities and features available for all systems. Over the coming weeks we will be running a series of blog posts to provide additional technical detail and how-to guides on the new features. Each topic will get updated below so the…
This script will work on Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2008R2, and 2012 with the native software iSCSI initiator. Any Nimble volumes accessible to the server will be mapped with all possible paths. NOTE! By default PowerShell scrips are disabled from running. You must set the PowerShell ExecutionPolicy to from Restricted to at least AllSigned.…
With 1 gig networks it is important to tune per path settings for maximum throughput. The default of 1000 IOs per path can cause micro bursts of saturation and limit throughput. I've done a fair amount of testing and found that the best setting is to actually change paths based on the number of bytes sent per path. The reasoning is that it can be… Show more
I'm trying to connect to our Nimble array using connect-nsgroup and I'm getting a certificate error/403 forbidden: PS C:\Program Files\Nimble Storage\bin> Connect-NSGroup -group 126.96.36.199 cmdlet Connect-NSGroup at command pipeline position 1 Supply values for the following parameters: credential Get-Certificate : Failed to get website… Show more
Why do it take so long to load the infosight page and login?
Following on with the setup guide of the Nimble Secondary Flash Array, I am going to go through the deployment options, and the settings needed for implementation with Veeam Backup and Replication. What will be covered in this blog post? Quick overview of the SFA Deployment Options Utilizing features of Veeam with the SFA Using a backup… Show more