Follow the given steps to create a RAID 0 or RAID 1 Volume
Adaptec Embedded SATA HostRAID Controller#0 Array Configuration
Utility menu, select option Create Array and press the key.
Select the disks for the new array and press
highlight the disk and press Delete.
Press Enter when both disks for the new array are selected. The Array Properties
To assign properties to the new array:
In the Array Properties menu, select an array type and press Enter. Note that only
the available array types, RAID 0 and RAID 1, are displayed. Each of these types
requires two drives.
Type in an optional label for the array and press Enter.
For RAID 0, select the desired stripe size. Available stripe sizes are 16KB, 32KB and
Create RAID via allows you to select between the different creation methods for
RAID 0 and RAID 1. The following table gives examples of when each is appropriate.
RAID level Create RAID via
Creating a RAID 0 on new drives.
Creating a RAID 0 from one new drive and one
drive with data you wish to preserve.
Any time you wish to create a RAID 1, but
especially if you have data on one drive that you
wish to preserve.
Creating a RAID 1 on new drives, or when you
want to ensure that the array contains no data after
Fastest way to create a RAID 1. Appropriate when
using new drives.
* If you select Migrate for RAID 0, or Build for RAID 1, you will be asked to select the
source drive. The contents of the source drive will be preserved. However, the data
on the new drive will be lost.