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Can i implement storage & data on 1 ethernet card

asked 2013-08-05 21:27:24 -0600

Jason Kalai gravatar image

updated 2013-08-07 11:17:16 -0600

smaffulli gravatar image

I have a requirement where customer would like to implement data & storage network on 1 single ethenet card rather than 2 ethernet card on compute node.

Can we do that with current release ?

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What is the storage option do you have?

coolsvap gravatar imagecoolsvap ( 2013-08-05 23:16:41 -0600 )edit

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smaffulli gravatar imagesmaffulli ( 2013-08-07 11:18:28 -0600 )edit

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answered 2014-10-20 12:19:01 -0600

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updated 2014-10-20 12:20:24 -0600

putting data and storage on the same NIC is not the best choice, but technically it is possible. I guess your switch configured with VLAN Tagging (aka. Frame Tagging )- google it for "IEEE 802.1Q". Install the vlan package and you can create multiple interface upon single NIC. Then you can use each interfaces to data and storage an etc..

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