Serveraid 6i updating battery fw
Is it feasible/safe (re existing data) to move the drives from the x345 with the failing 5i to a x345 with a 6i( ) in it?Are these controllers sufficiently compatible to do that without data loss?See the Server Proven Web site for the latest information about the specific versions and service packs supported: Click the check mark that is associated with the System x server in question to see the details of the operating system support.Lenovo and the Lenovo logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Lenovo in the United States, other countries, or both.The Serve RAID M5014 option part number includes the following items: Tip: The Battery Remote Mount Cable is a separately orderable item and is not part of the Battery Kit.The cable is also part of the System x3650 M3 Hot-swap SAS/SATA 4 Pack HDD Upgrade option, 69Y4236.The Serve RAID M5015 and Serve RAID M5014 SAS/SATA Controllers are 6 Gbps SAS internal RAID controllers.
The Serve RAID M5000 Series Performance Accelerator Key adds the following performance and data protection enhancements to the standard Serve RAID products: The Serve RAID M5000 Series Performance Accelerator Key cannot be installed at the same time as the Serve RAID M5000 Series Advanced Feature Key, 46M0930.Note: The Serve RAID M5015 option part number 46M0829 includes the M5000 battery, however the feature code 0093 does not contain the battery.Order feature code 5744 if you wish to include the battery in the server configuration.The Serve RAID M5015 and Serve RAID M5014 SAS/SATA Controllers for System x are the next-generation 6 Gbps SAS 2.0 RAID controllers.The Serve RAID M5014 controller delivers a full RAID 6 Gbps SAS 2.0 solution, while the Serve RAID M5015 provides additional performance advantages of an extended cache and a standard battery backup unit.
The Advanced Feature Key must be removed before the Performance Accelerator Key is installed. When installed on a System x server, these cards assume your system’s base warranty and any warranty upgrade.