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Using Serveraid Manager - IBM System x3400 Type 7975 Installation Manual

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Starting the Adaptec RAID Configuration Utility program: To start the Adaptec
RAID Configuration Utility program, complete the following steps:
1. Turn on the server.
2. When the prompt Press <CTRL><<A> for Adaptec RAID Configuration Utility
3. To select a choice from the menu, use the arrow keys to highlight it and press
Creating a RAID array
To use the Adaptec RAID Configuration Utility program to configure a RAID level-1
array, complete the following steps:
1. Start the Adaptec RAID Configuration Utility program.
2. Select Array Configuration Utility.
3. Select Create Array.
4. From the list of ready drives, select the two drives that you want to group into
5. When you are prompted to select the RAID level, select RAID 0 or RAID-1.
6. (Optional) Type an identifier for the array.
7. When you are prompted for the array build method, select Quick Init.
8. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the configuration, and select
9. Restart the server.
Viewing the array configuration
To view information about the RAID array, complete the following steps:
1. Start the Adaptec RAID Configuration Utility program.
2. Start the Array Configuration Utility.
3. From the Array Configuration Utility window, select Manage Arrays.
4. Select an array and press Enter.
5. Press Esc to exit from the program.
For additional information about using the Adaptec RAID Configuration Utility
program to create, configure, and manage arrays, see the documentation on the
IBM ServeRAID-8e (Adaptec HostRAID) Support CD.

Using ServeRAID Manager

Important: RAID options and HostRAID are not supported on the SCO 6.0 and
Use ServeRAID Manager, which is on the IBM ServeRAID Manager Application CD,
to perform the following tasks:
v Configure a redundant array of independent disks (RAID) array
v Restore a SAS or SATA hard disk drive to the factory-default settings, erasing all
v View the RAID configuration and associated devices
v Monitor the operation of the RAID controllers
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System x3400 Types 7973, 7974, 7975, and 7976: Installation Guide
Select this choice to format a disk or verify the disk media. Select a device from
the list and read the instructions on the screen carefully before making a
selection.
appears, press Ctrl+A.
Enter.
the array.
Done to exit.
UnixWare 7.14 operating systems.
data from the disk

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