RAID setup on Window

Which tool / software should I download to configure the RAID online on WIndow 2008, I using Dell R430. Tks
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Mohammed KhawajaManager - Infrastructure:  Information TechnologyCommented:
It is recommended to create Raid at the hardware level.  Does your server have a Raid card installed.  If there is no Raid card and you want to use Raid then you use Windows Disk Manager to create your Raid.
AXISHKAuthor Commented:
Yes, I have.

I remember I had seen disk manager tool on  Dell. It should have its own tool to configure the RAID, but I can't remember its name
David AtkinTechnical DirectorCommented:
Dell OpenManage Server Administrator is what I think you're referring to.

Note: if you try and configure hardware RAID after the OS has been installed then it will wipe your disks!  You'll have to do a restore.

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
AXISHKAuthor Commented:
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Server Hardware

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.