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From "Kelceydamage@bbits" <>
Subject Re: CS Administration Question
Date Thu, 28 Feb 2013 18:39:17 GMT
I favor adding a new volume and using LVM in the guest to make it appear as a single data source
for the end user.

Same with windows and merged drives,  or multi-backed folders.

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On Feb 28, 2013, at 10:36 AM, Mike Tutkowski <> wrote:

> Hi,
> Can someone give me an idea what a CS Admin might do when a volume begins
> to reach its capacity?  For example, let's say we start with a 100 GB iSCSI
> volume.  We create a storage repo for it in XenServer or a datastore for it
> in VMware.  When we're getting close to the 100 GB capacity, does he go
> into the SAN and extend the volume, then make the hypervisor aware of the
> extended size?  Is there anything he can do in CS?  Perhaps he creates a
> new iSCSI volume, then new Primary Storage in CS (tagging it the same as
> the other PS based on our 100 GB iSCSI volume)?
> Thanks!
> -- 
> *Mike Tutkowski*
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