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What HDD is recommended for HP Proliant Server

I am installing my first server. It's a Proliant ML310e. I need advice on what could be the best or a good recommendation with HDD for the server. Thanks in advance.
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  1. whats the job of this hdd? Database - ssd. Os - hdd. Storage - anything.
  2. popatim said:
    whats the job of this hdd? Database - ssd. Os - hdd. Storage - anything.


    It is for a database manager, running sql server and windows 2008 r2.
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    sql server your going to want an ssd for the transaction log and probably the tempDB also. I would recommend a raid1 minimum. The os and sql server can run on an hdd (raid1 again) with the main DB pool on a raid 5/6 array.
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