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HI All


What Makes / Brands can one use in an HP MicroServer Gen8 with DSM 5.0-4528 Update 2. I have a PCI-E SATA Contoller Card and want to add my 8 disks to DSM but it is not picking up. So i take it that the xpenology boot image does not have the drives.


Can someone please list the Makes / Brands.


Also is the Marvell SATA 6G Drives added at all.



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Personally I'd go with an LSI controller. They are very common, and widely supported. Plus if you ever want to play with ESXI and have a cpu that does VTd, you can use direct IO.


On ebay you can find a really cheap OEM version that you really can't buy from a store LSI 9201-8I. I own one and use it in one of my systems; works great.


http://www.ebay.com/itm/LSI-Internal-SA ... 1821812462

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