2.15 TC-A2015 The T3500 Cannot Enter the OS Because the RAID Card Is Set to the Just Bundle of Disk Mode

Publication Date:  2012-07-18 Views:  111 Downloads:  0
Issue Description
Related information about the product and version: the T3500
Configure device A that is configured with the Areca RAID card by creating RAID 1 for the hard disks in slot a and b in device A and then install the OS in the two hard disks. Insert the two hard disks to device B that is also configured with Areca RAID card, but the OS cannot be started.
 
Alarm Information
None
Handling Process
Step 1     Set the BIOS boot sequence 1st Boot Device of device B to RAID CARD. For details, see 3.9 Setting the BIOS Of The T3500.                            
Step 2    
Set the RAID card to the RAID mode. For details, see 3.7 Starting the McBIOS RAID Manager.                             
Step 3    
Restart device B and the OS can be started. The fault is removed.

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Root Cause
The BIOS boot sequence in device B is not set to RAID card start. Meanwhile, the RAID card is set to the JBOD mode rather than the RAID mode.
 
Suggestions
None

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