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AFF8040 (9.6P3) to AFF A300 (9.6P3) head swap   The existing AFF8040 is not running 9.6P3 today but it will brought up to this release in advance.   O ...read more
Can anyone help me understand the difference between part - DS224C-0-24-N-C & part DS224C-0-24-C. These parts and their description look exactly the s ...read more
Currently, I'm using the A320/N224 System and was curious about the role of the FPGA chip. Is there anyone who knows about this chip??
I am doing forward sizing with workload 100% sequential write, 1024k block size, iSCSI (10GbE) interface with EF570 platform. The result in the system ...read more
Hello everyone, when using nvme/fc on an A300/A700/A700s for example with just ssds as the backend, what is the performance beneift/degregation? Is on ...read more
Hey all, From what I've seen all new models (A800, A320 & A400/FAS8300+8700) do not have UTA2 adapters compatible. Does that mean that FCoE connectivi ...read more
Just a heads-up to those who tend to install latest & greatest: the Element Plugin-in for vVCenter server which is commonly used by SolidFire and NetA ...read more
Esxi 6.5 > AFF220 (24xSSD) > NFS using a single 10Gbe SFP+ connection.   IOmeter giving 40.000 IOPS when doing 4k 100% read random (Inside VM). Tried ...read more
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