Category Archives: Hp Microserver Gen8

How to backup a NFS resource with Barracuda Yosemite Basic Server

By | February 6, 2015

In a discussion from the Barracuda Yosemite support forum initially talking about the compression (or lack of ) for LTO-4 backup, I obtained the answer to the additional issue of backing up NFS resources across the network. Bellow the required configuration exactly how it was posted by one of the forum moderators Matt Orme.  … Read More »

Backup setup for two HP Microserver Gen8 NAS servers

By | February 8, 2017

I am using two HP MicroServer GEN8 as NAS servers with the following setup: NAS1 (Linux Fedora 21): LSI SAS 9207-4i4e Host Bus Adapter Kit (4 Port Internal, 4 Port External, 6Gb/s SATA+ SAS, PCIe3.0 HBA) RAID1 : 2x WD Red 5GB on the LSI HBA – RAID1 data read speed is around 145MB/s so… Read More »

HP Microserver Gen8 resources

By | February 8, 2015

I am a happy and heavy user of two HP Microserver Gen8 machines. I must quote the best online resources for the Microserver enthusiasts: The amazing German forum thread at The long and extensive English forum thread from The official parts page from HP Always is good to hunt for bargains at… Read More »