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Cant add new hard drive 2 array

 
pitos
Occasional Advisor

Cant add new hard drive 2 array

HP ProLiant DL320eG8 server

B320i RAID Controller

 

See attached picture file

 

Have 2 new disk drives.

When i try add his retive error message.

 

How can I do it online? or not delete my array's... This possible?

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Jimmy Vance
HPE Pro

Re: Cant add new hard drive 2 array

Are you sure the server is a 320e Gen8? Quickspecs show the 320e has the B120i embedded controller. 

 

To add additional drives to an existing array requires the controller to have a cache module installed

 

 

If this is a DL360e Gen8, you need this optional cache module

 

HP 512MB B-series 36 inch Dynamic Smart Array Flash Backed Write Cache for ML/DL 631922-B21

NOTE: This kit includes a cable and cache module that is used in conjunction with the B320i and B120i controller. 

 

 

 

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pitos
Occasional Advisor

Re: Cant add new hard drive 2 array

Yes, i sure! My server is 320e G6... in basic.

My diler add more devices, controller, cache, SAS disk drives.

 

If i delete arrays and reconfigure it, all is right.

My question: may i reconfigure array(logical disk) online?