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Oracle® X4 Series Servers Administration Guide

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Updated: April 2016

RAID Configuration Options

Before configuring RAID, review Oracle's recommendations for drive slot population and virtual drive creation. See your hardware installation guide for details.

This section describes some of the tools used to configure RAID arrays:

Configure RAID using Oracle System Assistant.
Use to prepare drives, including boot drives, before installing the operating system.
Configure RAID using Oracle Hardware Management Pack.
Use to create and manage RAID volumes on your server after the operating system is installed, as long as they are not boot drives.
Configure RAID using BIOS.
Use the BIOS Setup Utility to create and manage RAID volumes.

Other RAID Options

There are many variations of RAID and the tools used to configure it. This section provides a limited set of instructions. Other methods include:

See Also:

See your HBA and hardware documentation for more information about RAID.