MSA500 G2 - replacing a failed controller

Posted on 2013-09-11
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Last Modified: 2013-09-19
Does anyone have experience replacing a MSA500 G2 modular controller after failure? What is your experience, was it swap and go with no issues?  

There is a controller that needs to be replaced that currently has an error.
Question by:Metaltree
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andyalder earned 2000 total points
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The controller is based on the Smart Array 6400 so a single controller model will pick up the configuration from the disks, a dual controller one probably does that too but may get it from the partner controller. Firmware must match but the replacement controller will get that from the running controller so long as it is hot-plugged.

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