Third-party drives not permitted on Gen 11 servers

Stroller stroller at stellar.eclipse.co.uk
Sat Feb 6 10:33:38 CST 2010


On 6 Feb 2010, at 15:30, William Warren wrote:

> On 2/6/2010 8:57 AM, Drew Weaver wrote:
>> We haven't noticed this yet on R710s but ours have PERC6, As a  
>> customer of Dell who has hundreds of these, if we do notice this,  
>> we will be using something else in the future. It is plain too  
>> expensive, too slow, and too difficult to get drives if we need  
>> additional drives for our Dells, I also agree that SATA is SATA.
>
> It's not the perc6's that blacklist non-dell drives..only the h7x and
> h8x series.

So I'll be able to use any drive I like with the T410 I have on order,  
then?

Stroller.



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