Are the BIOS, lifecycle controller and OS driver pack up to date?
You can also install straight from the OS media.
tried installing straight from media and got the following error.
Does it see the drives? Is it a new raid array? Try installing from the SBUU http://www.dell.com/support/home/us/en/19/Drivers/DriversDetails?driverId=YH0GX&fileId=3406550491&os...