Dell R610 Unified Server Configurator OS Install RAID Cfg option


I have a bare R610 and I would like to install Windows 2008 R2 via USC.

The USC page has the option to either: 1) Configure RAID, 2) Proceed to install OS.

Below the options, it shows the current cfg:
PERC H700:
Virtual disk 0, RAID1
Virtual disk 1, RAID5

( Nothing shown under here )

I want to install the OS on VD0, RAID1. Doesn't this mean I'm good to go? Or, do I still need to choose Configure RAID?

Also, what's the 6Gbps SAS HBA entry?
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If the raid is already configured(which it seems to be) choose proceed to os install.

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You can safely proceed to install your OS unless you wanna chnage the RAID configuration and disk sizes!

For HBA please see
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