Mix SAS HDD with SATA SSD's in RAID

Hello

On what level is this possible?

Can I mix SATA and SAS disks on the controller RAID (PERC H710), group or virtual disk level? Server PowerEdge R720.

I want to be is:

PERC controller:

-2 SAS HDD in RAID 1 connectors (for the operating system)

-2 SATA SSD's in RAID 1 (logs)

-HARD drive SAS 6 in RAID 10 (to the database)

Whether in separate RAID groups?

Can I combine SATA and SAS in a RAID group, virtual disk or only on the level of controller?

All my drives won't be visible in Windows, if it is SATA or SAS?

Thank you!

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Vellemannv,

The configuration of the Perc controller you would be perfect. You can mix SAS and SATA drives on the controller, it can handle both. You have SAS bays and bays this SATA on the same controller. You can NOT have SAS and SATA disks present in the SAME table, however.

The OS will see the different virtual drives as well.

Let me know if it helps.

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