shkasim
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3 RAID Group in Dell PE R900

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Hi

Our Respected customer need One server Dell PE R900 Server with below 3 RAID Groups.  He don't want to buy external storage.

Database Server:
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1-  Two HDD reserve for Operating System   (RAID-1)    2 x 146GB SAS 2.5-inch
2-  Two HDD reserve for Log Files                  (RAID-1)    2 x 146GB SAS 2.5-inch
3-  Four HDD reseve for Databse                    (RAID-5)    4 X 300GB SAS 2.5-inch

My question is . . . . . . . Can I go for above soluation?

Waiting for your swift response.

Thanks & Regards

Asim Sami

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shkasim
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Re: 3 RAID Group in Dell PE R900

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We will use PERC6i.

Thanks

Asim

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Dev Mgr
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Re: 3 RAID Group in Dell PE R900

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Assuming you have a PERC5i or PERC6i in the server, this is definitely possible.

If the server only has a SAS5iR or SAS6iR card, you can only do raid 1 or 0, but not raid 5.

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shkasim
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Re: 3 RAID Group in Dell PE R900

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We will use PERC6i.

Thanks

Asim