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Changing the RAID configuration when creating an aggregate

You can modify the default values for RAID type and RAID group size options of the aggregate when you create a new aggregate by using System Manager.

Steps

  1. Expand either the Cluster or the Nodes hierarchy in the left navigation pane.
  2. In the navigation pane, click Storage > Aggregates .
  3. In the Aggregates window, click Create.
  4. In the Create Aggregate dialog box, perform the following steps:
    1. Click Change.
    2. In the Change RAID Configuration dialog box, specify the RAID type and RAID group size.
      Shared disks support the RAID type RAID-DP only.

      The recommended RAID group size is 12 through 20 for HDDs, and 20 through 28 for SSDs.

    3. Click Save.