Posts Tagged ‘Network’

Project 365 Week 31

A little behind getting this week up…

Goodbye MRTG

I’ve finally got just about all the network graphs I maintain using RRDtool rather than MRTG. I started doing this since MRTG isn’t good for graphing things with more than 2 sets of numbers. I started doing this because I wanted to track cable modem data. I figured while I’m at it, I should move […]

Drobo for network storage?

Drobo initially didn’t impress me to much, but after watching a demo I’m somewhat impressed. The positives: The hotswapping, RAID-like (but not RAID) redundancy is awesome. That’s perfect for backup/bulk storage purposes. Transfer isn’t bad (Up to read 22MB/s write 20MB/s) Power consumption idles at about 12 watts which isn’t bad. Adding storage capacity is […]