O'Reilly logo

Server+ Certification Training Guide by Server+ Certified Technician Elton Jernigan

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Configuring External Peripherals

  • 2.4 Configure external peripherals (UPS, external drive subsystems, etc.)

    • Configure an external disk subsystem

    • Configure an external CD-ROM system

    • Configure an Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS)

This section discusses the configuration of external disk subsystems, external CD-ROM systems, and uninterruptible power supplies. External disk subsystems are necessary when the amount of disk storage cannot be accommodated by the disk drive bays internal to the network server chassis. These external disk subsystems can be either SCSI or Fibre Channel. Generally, Fibre Channel–based systems can support many more disk drives than a SCSI-based external system.

External CD-ROM systems are generally used to implement CD-ROM ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required