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#1 Steven P.

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Posted 26 June 2013 - 07:44

As you may already know, we've ordered new hardware to replace a database machine. This is going to take at least two weeks to be delivered and deployed.

 

Stardock has kindly offered to host our data store from one of our mysql servers over to an iSCSI target on their SAN. DaveLegg carried out this work yesterday and I can already see the benefits here.

 

So thanks to Stardock for looking out for us, and to DaveLegg, Redmak and Timan for all of the work being carried out behind the scenes, it's much appreciated!

 

Onward and upwards! :D




#2 Lilrich

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Posted 26 June 2013 - 08:50

What a legend!!!!



#3 Tech Star

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Posted 26 June 2013 - 09:01

Woooo! This is great for Neowin! :)



#4 +Nik L

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Posted 26 June 2013 - 09:16

Cheers to both Dave and Stardock as a whole.



#5 Barney T.

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Posted 26 June 2013 - 10:44

Awesome! thanks to all the Dev crew. You are legend!



#6 Roger H.

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Posted 26 June 2013 - 11:48

Instantly "felt" the change. Definitely makes a big difference. :)  

 

(Y) to all the people involved!



#7 Haggis

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Posted 26 June 2013 - 12:00

yeah so much faster

 

well done guys



#8 Setnom

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Posted 26 June 2013 - 12:03

Yeah, the difference in accessing the forums is notable. Good job, guys.



#9 Growled

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Posted 26 June 2013 - 15:29

Very gracious of them. Thanks, guys. :)



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Posted 26 June 2013 - 17:22

I thought something felt different.. I no longer had time to go grab a snack while a page loaded.



#11 +V-Tech

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Posted 26 June 2013 - 17:25

Great to hear... Good job Neowin gods :D



#12 vetJohn Callaham

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Posted 27 June 2013 - 04:53

Excellent news :)



#13 Raa

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Posted 27 June 2013 - 05:05

Cheque's in the mail. ;)



#14 .bin

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Posted 27 June 2013 - 09:50

RAA's shout for Pizza.  :woot:



#15 torrentthief

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Posted 27 June 2013 - 10:18

Are you guys thinking of upgrading to Microsoft SQL Server 2014 or maybe MariaDB or something?