Article ID: 000094411 Content Type: Compatibility Last Reviewed: 11/15/2023

Cannot Find a SATA RAID 1 in ESXi* 8.0 Created with Intel® Virtual RAID on CPU (Intel® VROC)

Environment

VMware*

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Summary

Intel® VROC for ESXi* provides support for RAID 1 volumes created using NVMe* disks only, so no SATA disks are supported.

Description

The SATA RAID 1 volume was created from the pre-OS using Intel® Virtual RAID on CPU (Intel® VROC), but it is not visible in ESXi* 8.0.

Resolution

Intel® VROC for ESXi* provides support for RAID 1 volumes created using NVMe* disks only. SATA disks are not supported. You will need to contact the system manufacturer for other options to create SATA RAID volumes that are compatible with ESXi*.