F5 r10000 Series platforms include two solid-state drives
(SSDs) that are configured with RAID enabled. In the event of a drive failure,
F5 sends you a new replacement drive for the faulty drive. For these platforms
you do not need to power down the system when replacing a drive as part of
routine maintenance or in the event of a drive failure.
Replacement drives provided by F5 do
not come pre-installed with software.
When performing a storage drive replacement, you must remove
the failed drive from the software RAID array before physically removing the
drive from the