About hot spares in the Storage Provisioning Option
|Article:HOWTO23893|||||Created: 2010-01-01|||||Updated: 2011-08-31|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO23893|
If a storage array that has automatic rebuild capability loses virtual disk redundancy, it uses a physical disk as a hot spare to regain redundancy. If your storage array does not support an automatic rebuild capability, you must use vendor tools to manually rebuild the virtual disks. Refer to your storage vendor documentation for more information.
Before you specify a hot spare, refer to the following best practices:
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