SBS Server with failed raid 1 drive.
Posted on 2014-03-30
We have a SBS2003 server at a remote office which is going to be closed in July. But for now the drive 0 in the raid 1 array has failed. Dell has said that the raid has a "puncture" in it so the drive cannon be simply replaced and the mirror rebuilt. They say it must be backed up, replace the drive and rebuild the mirror then restore. I have purchased and installed Paragon Hard Disk Manager and have done a drive image since 2003 has a horrible bare metal restore. My question is .. is that my only real option to image the drive, going to replace both drives, rebuild mirror and restore image. I am not exactly sure what a puncture in the raid is. Thanks