Dell PERC H700/H800

From: Matthew Wakeling
Subject: Dell PERC H700/H800
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Msg-id: alpine.DEB.2.00.1002111236270.6195@aragorn.flymine.org
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Dell PERC H700/H800  (Matthew Wakeling, )
 Re: Dell PERC H700/H800  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
  Re: Dell PERC H700/H800  (Stefan Kaltenbrunner, )
 Re: Dell PERC H700/H800  (Scott Marlowe, )
 Re: Dell PERC H700/H800  (James Mansion, )
  Re: Dell PERC H700/H800  (Łukasz Jagiełło, )
  Re: Dell PERC H700/H800  (Scott Marlowe, )
   Re: Dell PERC H700/H800  (Dave Crooke, )
    Re: Dell PERC H700/H800  (Greg Smith, )
     Re: Dell PERC H700/H800  (Scott Marlowe, )
     Re: Dell PERC H700/H800  (Bruce Momjian, )
 Re: Dell PERC H700/H800  ("Joshua D. Drake", )

Just a heads up - apparently the more recent Dell RAID controllers will no
longer recognise hard discs that weren't sold through Dell.

http://www.channelregister.co.uk/2010/02/10/dell_perc_11th_gen_qualified_hdds_only/

As one of the comments points out, that kind of makes them no longer SATA
or SAS compatible, and they shouldn't be allowed to use those acronyms any
more.

Matthew

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 and an engineer as having redundant storage capacity.


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