Michael Sparks

Michael Sparks

Michael Sparks is a certified technology and VMware expert. He began programming in BASIC at the age of 12 and built his first computer a year later. He has been a computer junky ever since. Starting at SingleHop as a data center operations tech, Michael proved himself time and again and is now a Network Operations Manager. Michael is adept in NOC organization, RAID systems, RAM, bios configurations, and a lot more.

Mike passions include his family and the sport of ice fishing, which he competes in tournaments up in Wisconsin. Mike also bakes bread from scratch and can make a killer deep dish.

Articles by Michael Sparks

Mar 4, 2014
Michael Sparks

RAID arrays are an incredible piece of technology capable of a variety of things. However, they are often misused. This misuse stems from a lack of knowledge in exactly what RAIDs are used for. Let’s first examine some common scenarios. Home Server Scenario Imagine you were  convinced by a box store retailer that RAID1 was […]

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