Hope someone help me on this.
I have to setup a new HP proliant ML350 G6 server (bit of a noob with servers), it came without HDDs
It is suppose to take up to 8 SFF 2.5" SAS or SATA hot swap HDDs and the genuine drives from
HP are so expensive. What I want to know is do all you IT pros just just bite the bullet and pay the money
or can I put standard drives in with perhaps some sort of caddy. I saw on an AUS server website that had the caddies I need it do this but can't find them in NZ. Also I want to install server2008 R2 foundation as that is all I need and I know that MS don't sell it separately, however my supplier do sell it as an IBM part separate, will I be able to use this version for the HP server.
Any help is appreciated.