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"Smart Array" is the name used by Hewlett-Packard's line of enterprise-grade RAID controllers.

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How is the HPE SSA “remove drives” command supposed to work to shrink an array?

I have an HPE ProLiant DL380 Gen9 Server with 15 internal 8TB SAS LFF drives, in a RAID6 configuration through an HP Smart Array P840ar controller. It contains a single 94.6 TB Logical Drive [Size: ...
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ML350p Proliant Server Gen 8 - Can't Rebuild Raid 1 New HDD (Diff Firmware)

I'm having an issue on our HP Proliant ML350p Gen 8 Server. A drive was flashing amber/green and had the health led stating degradation (amber). We bought an exact replacement HDD, upon arriving I ...
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HP DL380p Gen 8 Array setup

I previously set this server up using the HP Smart Storage Administrator to create an array during POST. When it gets to the POST screen and lists the Smart Arrays we are using (P420i), it asks me to ...
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SAS RAID5 Disk failure, replacement enclosure not matching

A SAS disk in RAID5 array failed yesterday and I'm about to replace it, however I noticed the front enclosure wasn't matching the rest of the disks. The array consists of 300GB 10K SAS disks with the ...
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Low performance under Samba and HP Smart Array P822 controller

I'm struggling trying to properly set up this environment so the tranfers through the network go at full gigabit speed. I'm using the following: Vmware ESXI 6.7.0 Update 3 (Build 14320388) HP Smart ...
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HP proliant cache module failure

In our windows server environment, we often get the alert for HP servers that storage cache module has failed. What exactly is the function of cache module?
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HP DL380e Gen8 NMI error

I have an HP DL380e Gen8 with P420 RAID controller it was powered on 24h per day at my previous job for 7 Months without any issues running a few VMs. After changing job I had the server at home for ...
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Server won't boot after adding two new disks

I have an HP ML350 G6 server with 3 600Gb SAS drives on RAID5. I added 2 new 1Tb disks and configured a new Array with RAID1. Al of a sudden I got the blue screen of death, the server rebooted and now ...
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Windows Server 2019 Hyper-V guest disk performance

I have a site who run a very IO-sensitive application (Accredo Saturn); it's an accounting/CRM package written in Delphi with a local flat-file database. For various historical reasons the site was ...
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Remove logicaldrive in Smart Array P420i

i've a DL380p with Smart Array P420i. On this server we have some logicaldrives: root@server:~# hpacucli ctrl all show config Smart Array P420i in Slot 0 (Embedded) (sn: XXXXXXX) array A (...
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HP Proliant DL180 G6 HHD failure and replacement

One of the HP HDD in our HP Proliant DL180 G6 had failed, I've replaced the failed HDD with a standard 1 TB Seagate HDD, the Array controller won't start rebuilding on a Seagate, I had the new Seagate ...
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HP Smart Array Controller Not Showing in BIOS

I am currently setting up a HP DL380p Gen8 and I am trying to use a Smart Array P822 controller with it. However, this controller is not showing up in the BIOS so it doesn't detect in windows. The ...
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PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA (srv.sys) Windows Server 2012 r2

I have an HP proliant 380 gen9 server. The issue started with the server restarting it self on check the ilo logs i found out that we had smart battery failure so we replaced it. After turning it on ...
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How to configure HP Smart Array P822 controller with single SAS HDD

I have SAS Seagate Exos HDD and HP P822 Smart Array controller with 2GB cache with battery backup. I don't want to create any arrays, this is supposed to be single storage HDD in my workstation. All ...
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How to identify which disk is failing in a HP ProLiant RAID controller?

I have a hard time identifying which drive is failing in my HP ProLiant DL360p Gen8. It has the following RAID controller: Smart Array P420i. I see tons of errors in dmesg: [40425140.998750] sd 0:1:0:...
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Debian on HP Gen9 — most recent hpssacli appears to be too old

I've installed a recent Debian 10 Buster system on to the server, which is HPE DL360 Gen9. It has P440ar adapter, which works with the "new" hpsa driver. As far as I remember, RAIDs were configured ...
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HPE Raid logical drives not showing in Windows

I'm trying to provision a new server with Windows Server 2019. I have used Intelligent Provisioning to create three arrays: HPE Proliant ML110 - HPE Smart Array E208i-p SR Gen10 2 x SSD Raid 0 - O/S ...
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HP Smart Array P812 - Why is my Raid 60 gone?

I've got an HP ProLiant DL380 Gen7 with a Smart Array P812 which is connected to an MSA20 that houses 19 600GB drives. After my VMs didn't boot up, I checked my array config and 2 drives failed: =&...
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HP Smart Array P400 max. HDD size

I have an HP DL320s server with HP Smart Array P400 raid card. The server is quite a low spec, but I am only using it as a storage server so I don't need much. It has 12 hot-swappable bay backplane. ...
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on RAID1 (OS) and RAID5 (DATA) - Need to rebuild OS

I have a HP server with RAID1 (300GB2) - Array A and RAID 5 (300GB3)Array2. Unfortunately I have to rebuild the existing OS on RAID 1. I have full data on RAID 5. Can I access my RAID5 Data once I ...
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What is a HP Smart Array P822 Transient Data Drive

We had a disk go bad on one of our HP servers. It is a RAID 60. We had 2 drives in the system that weren't assigned to an array yet. We rebooted went into the array and clicked the failed/BAD drive. ...
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HP Smart Array P420i Configuration - LZMA data is corrupt

I'm trying to get into the Array Configuration Utility for the Smart Array P420i controller. The server is a HP ProLiant DL360p Gen8. After POST, I press F5 as asked in order to get to the ACU. ...
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HP Proliant DL380 Gen9 - - Logical Drive 1 has failed Re-enable failed logical

I have a HP Proliant DL360 Gen9 Server, everything working fine. but suddenly server is not bootable, booting time we got three errors. listed below. 313-HP smart storage battery 1 failure - Battery ...
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Disk errors, drives going into read-only mode and HP P410i Smart Array resetting logical drives

I manage a HP ProLiant DL380 G6 server for a student association which was going to be thrown away by our university. The server has a P410i hardware raid controller which we use for a 3 drive RAID 5 ...
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How to replace failed drive in HP RAID1+0 ADM configuration

We have an HP DL380p Gen8 server which was configured in RAID1+0 ADM mode as follows: 6x 1TB drives for RAID 2x 1TB drives as cold spares According to HP, ADM (Advanced Data Mirroring) is their ...
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Newly added drives do not appear in the raid array list (hp server and ESXi)

I recently added two physical drives into my hp server (port 2). I also add them to the raid array list, but they don't appear in it: and: How can I add Disk 5,6 to the raid5 array list? is ...
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Replace HP Smart Array RAID Controller with newer generation controller (e.g. 410 -> 420)

I have got a faulty P410 Smart Array Controller in my G6 ProLiant, so I decided to replace it. Since I want more flexibility, I choose not to replace it with just another P410, but the succeeding P420 ...
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SAS HDD won't reinstall, keeps flickering and shows red light

I have an HP ProLiant SE316M1R2 server. I had 3 hard disks in the Smart Array P410i (they're Fujitsu, two RAID 0 in bay 1 and one RAID 0 in bay 2), so I uninstalled one of them because I was testing ...
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Replacing hard drive in RAID 5 array on HP ProLiant DL380p Gen8 Server

I'm a relatively new (and the only) system admin at my organization. We have an HP ProLiant DL380p Gen8 Server that is no longer under any sort of support contract from HP. We're using it as a Hyper-V ...
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HP Smart Array - Swapping drives in RAID set to upgrade

I have a HP DL360 G7, with Smart Array controller that has 2x RAID sets (RAID 10). Host OS is VMWare ESX. The 2nd RAID set has 4x 10k 600GB Midline drives that are to be upgrade to 15k 600GB ...
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HP Smart Array P410i Logical Volume failed, how to rebuild it without lossing data

I have a failed logical volume on an HP Smart Array P401i with vmWare installed. Is there any way to rebuild the logical volume without losing precious data? logical volume failed on vmware
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ML350 G6 drive not detected

I have an ML350 G6 that I have bought some new drives (HP P/N: 507129-004) for. According to the drive specs these are compatible with the G6 but the SAS controller (p410i) is not detecting them. The ...
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Smart Array P420i controller replacement

I have two identical servers with Smart Array P420i One server has 4 physical drives, which form 2 logical drives (2 + 2 raid 1) Second server also has its raid configuration with two physical drives ...
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SAS Expanders and Hp Smart Array HBA mode

I've recently purchased an HP DL360p G8 with a Smart Array P420i 1GB storage controller. As I'm using FreeNas, I've switched the controler to HBA mode. I was planning to buy an HP SAS expander, this ...
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Hp Smart Array P420i HBA mode activity LEDs

I've purchased an HP DL360p G8 with a Smart Array P420i 1GB storage controller. As I'm using FreeNas, I've switched the controler to HBA mode, however now the G8 caddies (original ones) don't show ...
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Enabling drive write cache using Smart Storage Admin CLI

Using Smart Storage Admin, I am trying to enable DWC. Using this following command, I confirm slot0 is the only option and it is healthy. sudo /opt/smartstorageadmin/ssacli/bin/ssacli ctrl all show ...
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HPE ProLiant DL380 Gen9 - Smart Storage Battery and controller issue

My server machine is showing a couple of errors, I have read on HPE site and article says to replace the battery. Please someone guide in this regard. However, my all four SAS drives indicating red ...
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HP D2700 configuration

I have a HP D2700 connected to a dl360G7 with a p812 controller using one SAS cable. The storage enclosure houses 23 SAS 450GB disks with one spare for a raid6 array. It serves as an nfs datastore for ...
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I lost the RAID control drive position

I have a HP Proliant DL360 with RAID controller. I had some trouble in the power supply so I removed the 6*250 drives without positioning the drives After fixing the problem power supply I need to ...
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HP P840 HDD RAID 5 many strange drive failures

I've been using a RAID5 HDD storage (8x6TB) at my HP P840 for like 2 years now and it has always had unusually many drive failures. Everything was good for half a year, but now drives are failing in a ...
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HP smart array p212 raid controller. Only two arrays possible? because of missing RAM on raid card?

I bought a HP Proliant gen8 microserver. In it I installed 1 * 500GB SSD connected to SATA port 5 as a bootable disk and 4 * 3TB HDD connected to a HP smart array p212. What I would like to do is ...
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3rd party SSD on DL360e Gen8 V2

I want to order a HPE DL360e Gen8 V2 server, without any drives. I have read some topics regarding "unsupported" SSDs drives. We want to use 1TB SSD drives. Has someone tested and successfully ...
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HP ML350e Gen8 - RAID card “exceeded option ROM space” - can't disable anything

I've got an ML350eG8 and tried to add a P410 RAID controller. When I add the card it will try to start up and throws a "exceeded option ROM space" type error. I can get into the RBSU but if I disable ...
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Finding SMART status of SATA disks in HP SmartArray

I'm trying to find SMART params of the disks in my array, it seems that simple way does not work: % smartctl -d sat --all /dev/sg0 -H smartctl 6.6 2016-05-31 r4324 [x86_64-linux-4.9.0-8-amd64] (local ...
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HP Smart Array P410: Convert RAID10 to RAID1 OR remove disks from RAID10

I have a server with two RAID10 arrays of 146GB disks. I'm trying to replace one RAID10 array of 146GB disks with RAID1 of two 2TB disks. Since there are no free ports, I took out two disks from the ...
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HpCISSs2 + \Device\Raidport0 issue

For some time in my HP DL380 G8 I have struggling with the problem with HpCISSs2 which is provider of \Device\Raidport0 was issued problem. In event logs this problem occurs many times per day. ...
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Can I make an Active Spare disk permanent?

We have a ProLiant ML350P Gen8 server with a P420 controller running ESXi 5.5. It has a RAID 6 array using 7 disks. One of the disks got marked as Predictive Failure, and in response to this we ...
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HP P410 offline RAID expansion and migration

I have a 2 x 146GB SAS in RAID1. I bought 2 more, same specs drive. I am on a production server. I have a P410 with 512MB cache, but no battery. I can afford a downtime. My questions are: Can I load ...
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How can I update the SmartArray P410i firmware on a DL360G6? The usual method via SPP Auto-Update fails

Usually this works great-- boot from the SPP ISO, walk away for a beverage, come back and everything's updated. Not so on a few of my servers... The final SPP release for these old DL360 G6 servers ...
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Why does my supposedly hardware-based RAID appear as a “fake raid”

I have a low-end server for a SOHO set-up: a Gen8 HP Microserver. It has a built-in Dynamic Smart Array B120i (RAID) Controller. When booting the server up before any OS was installed I was able to ...

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