Veritas Disaster Recovery Advisor 5.3 - Release Notes

Article:DOC3615  |  Created: 2011-02-08  |  Updated: 2011-05-12  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC3615
Article Type
Documentation


Environment

Description



Table of Contents

 

Introduction
 
DRA features
 
System requirements and software limitations
 
New features
 
Fixed issues
DRA may generate multiple tickets with the same meaning
Gap analysis calculation takes a long time
Symmetrix CG support in SymCLI 6
 
Known issues
Ticketing and reporting issues
Generating a Ticket Details report with the Topology option checked may take too long
DRA reports that volume groups stored on direct attached storage (DAS) have no DAS storage volumes
Under the Reports tab, the Export Host Data Protection report to PDF/RTF button is grayed out
Items may expire when EMC Control Center (ECC) is scanned
DRA may generate false tickets about database files stored on a mixture of RAID types
DRA may generate false tickets about an EMC Symmetrix device
In CLARiiON Flare V6.19, the state property is not displayed
Cycle issues
Queries may fail when DRA scans a suspended database
DRA does not collect device vendors in all environments
In specific scenarios, when a replication source becomes the target and the target becomes the source, DRA does not calculate the data age for the replication
Creation time of CLARiiON SnapView session may be incorrect
Topology view issues
The Topology search for relationships may take too long to complete
Installation issues
The DRA installer continues installation, even when the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) installation fails
SLA issues
In certain circumstances, the SLA module is only partially updated
Scanning issues
DRA may identify unsupported devices incorrectly
When an Oracle instance name differs from its database name, DRA detects the database as an instance and adds it to the system
While a scan operation is running, users are not blocked from certain operations
Scanning DB2 on a host scanned using a proxy is not possible
DRA may alert you about Hitachi physical volumes that do not have storage volumes
CLARiiON logical unit number (LUN) scans may be incomplete
ESX with PowerPath shows only one path
Deleting storage proxy/vCenter or editing its IP address might cause false positive tickets
 
Limitations
The previous DRA license is not compatible with DRA 5.3
Oracle database discovery
Recovery point objective (RPO)/service level agreement
 
Getting help

 


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