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Lenovo hard drive compatibility with old IBM System x3640M4 7915 server

2019-09-03, 9:03 AM

Hey everyone, I have two old IBM System x3640M4 7915 servers. There are 8 disk with 1.2TB in one server and another 16 disks with 300GB 15K. ServeRAID M5100 Series 1GB Flash/RAID 5 Upgrade for IBM System x. I want to but new HDD disk to replace old ones, but what I can find in document is end of life.. Could someone know which new HDD can be used for x3640M4 7915 server?

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Re: Lenovo hard drive compatibility with old IBM System x3640M4 7915 server

2019-09-04, 5:23 AM
Please check with Lenovo sales, they will give your professional suggestion.

Below for your reference.
Storage HDD HotSwap SAS 00AD085 1.2TB 10K 6Gbps SAS 2.5'' G2HS SED
Storage HDD HotSwap SAS 00AD102 IBM 600GB 10K 6Gbps SAS 2.5'' G2HS Hybrid
Storage HDD HotSwap SAS 00AJ236 IBM 300GB 15K 6Gbps SAS 2.5" SFF G2HS Hybrid
Storage HDD HotSwap SAS 00AJ246 IBM 600GB 15K 6Gbps SAS 2.5" SFF G2HS Hybrid
Storage HDD HotSwap SAS 00AJ300 600GB 15K 6Gbps SAS 2.5'' G2HS HDD
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Re: Lenovo hard drive compatibility with old IBM System x3640M4 7915 server

2019-09-04, 5:47 AM

Hi Vincent

 

If you want to keep RAID5 array without rebuild, you need to prepare a new hard which have at least the same capacity as the failed drive. As you mentioned that 1.2TB is EOL, so you can check other hard disk option with more capacity for replacement.

 

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Re: Lenovo hard drive compatibility with old IBM System x3640M4 7915 server

2019-09-09, 1:13 AM

Hi Vincent

 

Do you have further questions for the issue? If no, could you please mark this thread with a solution so others can utilize if needed.

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