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hp storageworks MSA2012fc, help me!

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hp storageworks MSA2012fc, help me!

Dear ALL!


I am using an HP StorageWorks SAN MSA2012fc, 12xHDD 300GB. I configured 2RAID1, RAID5 and one RAID6 1. now my RAID6 fails 1hdd but this model end salesof HDD should I buy to replace the same type. ask people to help with this solution. I plan to replace all of RAID6 4HDD 4HDD from 300GB to 450GB so do not know it?all the remaining HDD running RAID1 and RAID5 remain as 300GB
advice please help! thanks all

Johan Guldmyr
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Re: hp storageworks MSA2012fc, help me!

Dear sir/madam,

If you're going to replace all the disks with larger disks the much _much_ faster way would be to back everything up, put in new drives and restore from backup.