Disk Timeout

Hi All A very important info regarding Disk Timeout, Disk timeout value: Less is better The Windows Disk timeout is stored in the following registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Disk\ For example, most array vendors will set this value to (at least) 60 seconds. This means, for all intents and purposes, that Windows will not report any problems…


Lista proactiva de updates / proactive recommended updates:

Windows Server 2003 SP2 Cluster 1.1: P1 – CLUSTER SERVER ( BASE & STORAGE & FILE SYSTEM ) Kernel 2393802 MS11-011: Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel could allow elevation of privilege http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-US;2393802 Win32k,gdi32 2506223 MS11-034: Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel-Mode drivers could allow elevation of privilege: April 12, 2011 http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-US;2506223 Ntfs 981166 Some data is corrupted when…


w2k8 / w2k8r2 :Cluster Disk May Fail and Run ChkDsk when a Backslash ‘’ or Forwardslash ‘/’ is used in the Resource Name

Hi All In rare circumstances with 2008 R2 clusters where a ‘Physical Disk’ resource may fail to come online with no events logged in the system event log. Cluster Disk May Fail to Online and Run ChkDsk when a Backslash ‘\’ or Forwardslash ‘/’ is used in the Resource Name Issue They symptoms of this…


Backup Hyper-V virtual machines on Windows Server 2008 by using Windows Server Backup

Hi All I have recently come upon some settings that we can add to allow us to perform the backups of our virtual machines in windows 2008, How to backup Hyper-V virtual machines from the parent partition on a Windows Server 2008-based computer by using Windows Server Backup This article describes how to back up…

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