Sun Storage 3120, 33x0 SCSI and 351x FC Arrays: Support for mixed Spindle Speeds (RPMs) in arrays and expansion units

(Doc ID 1019030.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 12, 2013

Applies to:

Sun Storage 3120 SCSI Array
Sun Storage 3310 SCSI Array
Sun Storage 3320 SCSI Array
Sun Storage 3510 FC Array
Sun Storage 3511 SATA Array - Version: Not Applicable and later    [Release: NA and later]
All Platforms



Support exists for mixed spindle speeds in Sun Storage 3120, 3310 ,3320, 3510 and 3511 Arrays and Expansion Units.

The current supported disk drives have a rotation speed of 10,000 and 15,000 revolutions per minute (RPM).

Prior documentation noted mixing capacity, but not spindle speeds was supported.*

This document is to notify that mixed spindle speeds are supported provided certain rules are adhered to as explained below.


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