3.10 Sparing Options: Disks and Arrays RAIDXpert2 supports multiple sparing options. Spares are restored in the order indicated in
Table 13. Sparing Options Option Description Dedicated
A spare disk assigned to a specific redundant array.
A spare disk that is shared by multiple arrays.
Note: An array is marked Critical or Offline if a disk reports a Failed state to an I/O, or if the Disk, SATA cable, or power cable is disconnected. Note: One or more spares can be assigned to a redundant RAID level. Note: Spare assignments do not apply to non-redundant RAID levels. To protect data, transform the array to a redundant RAID level. Spares can then be assigned.