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Need to run IBM Serverguide software in order to rebuild an IBM eserver xSeries 336 and configure RAID 5

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Hi I just found out today that we have an existing Server that needs to be wiped, have RAID 5 configured and Windows Server 2003 ent installed. The problem is that I haven't used IBM Server Guide software before before, although I have an idea how to use it I'm not 100% sure. Does anybody have an idea or a procedure on how to do this? I'm guessing I need to boot into the CD and work from there but I'm not familar with the IBM Server guide software and which menus to use in order to configure RAID and select OS. The Server I'm rebuilding is an IBM eserver xSeries (R) 336 and the software version is IBM Serverguide 7.2.05
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Justin OwensITIL Problem Manager

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I generally dislike it when we, as experts, send folks to the web, so I apologize in advance.  I would suggest checking out this PDF document from IBM.  It has detailed instructions, start to finish.  If you look it over and still have any questions, please follow up here.

ftp://ftp.software.ibm.com/systems/support/system_x_pdf/25r4613.pdf

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DrUltima
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