md3000 performance issues
ballard at stanford.edu
Tue Jun 5 13:03:00 CDT 2007
I heard 2nd-hand from the software developers that the 2 TB limit is a
limitation of the md3000 management software for windows reasons, not the
From: Kilian CAVALOTTI [mailto:kilian at stanford.edu]
Sent: Monday, June 04, 2007 5:57 PM
To: linux-poweredge at dell.com
Cc: Barry Allard; 'Christopher McCrory'
Subject: Re: md3000 performance issues
On Monday 04 June 2007 04:59:47 pm Barry Allard wrote:
> Hi Christopher,
> I asked our ASG engineer about this; he happens to know the lead
> software developer for it. The switch on the front of the md3000
> apparently does nothing;
Indeed, that's mentionned in the documentation.
> With active-active
> controllers, it wouldn't make sense anyhow. Btw, have you been able
> to get disk groups (LUNs) larger than 2 TB?
Up to 2 TB (2036 GB) storage on a single virtual disk
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