Drive Coercion

All the drive vendors who matches the same capacity may not have the same size. Drive coercion is a storage controller property to force (coerced) the drive capacity to the minimal size supported by the drive in the disk group.

References

https://www.thomas-krenn.com/de/wiki/MegaRAID_Glossar

https://www.intel.in/content/www/in/en/support/articles/000007774/server-products/raid-products.html

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