We have a base DS4700 that having
Number of drives: 5
Supported drive types: FC
Total hot spare drives: 1
Capacity: 146 GB, current data rate 2 GB/s, 15K RPM
Now we would like to add more 6 HDDs 600 GB, FC, 4GB/s, 15K RPM into DS4700. And the current controller firmware is 06.23.05.00. So it will be OK if we perform to add more 6 disks which is different capacity with existing disks, then create an other array on them which contain 5 disks into RAID-5 group and 1 hot spare to protect that array, next create some logical drives on that new array to map them to existing Host Group. Please kindly help us!
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2 replies Latest Post - 2013-04-03T06:13:22Z by SystemAdmin
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Updated on 2013-04-03T06:13:22Z at 2013-04-03T06:13:22Z by SystemAdmin
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Re: How to add more disks into DS47002013-04-02T17:59:02Z in response to SystemAdminAccording the following link you need to be at version 7 code.
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