Adding EMC Storage

Hello I have customer that owns a VNX5300, they had EMC come and do a basic install adding two new shelves. One shelve has 15 NL SAS drives and the other has 15 SAS drives. I do see the new storage in The EMC Unisphere interface, but as of now they are showing up as Unbound. What I want to do is Configure Storage Pool Groups (Two RAID5 groups one for SAS 10k disks and SATS 7.2k disks) w/ Hot Spare. Do you know where I can find documentation on this?

Thanks
ahmad1467Asked:
Who is Participating?

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

x
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.

Michael-BestCommented:
"Do you know where I can find documentation on this?"

You can download  VNX documentation from this EMC link:
https://mydocuments.emc.com/requestMyDoc.jsp

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
kevinhsiehCommented:
There is a not insignificant risk of losing data with RAID 5 during a rebuild due to URE errors.

The only reasonable RAID levels for your customer are 10 and 6. RAID 5 is really a special case now and rarely, if ever is the best RAID level to use.

See this for examples.
https://community.emc.com/mobile/mobile-access.jspa#jive-discussion?content=%2Fapi%2Fcore%2Fv2%2Fdiscussions%2F179549
Michael-BestCommented:
For further documentation please refer to page 36 of the attached pdf
VNX5300Block.pdf
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
Storage

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.