Veritas Storage Foundation™ and High Availability Solutions 6.0.1 Solutions Guide - Solaris

Article:DOC5842  |  Created: 2012-08-16  |  Updated: 2013-05-13  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5842
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Veritas Storage Foundation™ and High Availability Solutions 6.0.1 Solutions Guide - Solaris

Contents

I. Solutions for Veritas Storage Foundation and High Availability products
1. Solutions for Veritas Storage Foundation and High Availability products
About Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions
Feature support across Veritas Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions 6.0.1 products
Using SmartMove and Thin Provisioning with Sybase databases
Finding Veritas Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions management feature information
II. Improving database performance
2. Overview of database accelerators
About Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions products database accelerators
3. Improving database performance with Veritas Quick I/O
About Quick I/O
Tasks for setting up Quick I/O in a database environment
Creating Sybase files as Quick I/O files using qiomkfile
Preallocating space for Quick I/O files using the setext command
Accessing regular VxFS files as Quick I/O files
Displaying Quick I/O status and file attributes
Extending a Quick I/O file in a Sybase environment
Disabling Quick I/O
4. Improving database performance with Veritas Cached Quick I/O
About Cached Quick I/O
Tasks for setting up Cached Quick I/O
Enabling Cached Quick I/O on a file system
Determining candidates for Cached Quick I/O
Enabling and disabling Cached Quick I/O for individual files
5. Improving database performance with Veritas Concurrent I/O
About Concurrent I/O
Tasks for enabling and disabling Concurrent I/O
III. Using point-in-time copies
6. Understanding point-in-time copy methods
About point-in-time copies
When to use point-in-time copies
About Storage Foundation point-in-time copy technologies
7. Backing up and recovering
Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions backup and recovery methods
Preserving multiple point-in-time copies
Online database backups
Backing up on an off-host cluster file system
Database recovery using Storage Checkpoints
8. Backing up and recovering in a NetBackup environment
About using NetBackup for backup and restore for Sybase
About using Veritas NetBackup to backup and restore Quick I/O files for Sybase
Using NetBackup in an SFHA Solutions product environment
9. Off-host processing
Storage Foundation off-host processing methods
Using a replica database for decision support
What is off-host processing?
About using VVR for off-host processing
10. Creating and refreshing test environments
About test environments
Creating a test environment
Refreshing a test environment
11. Creating point-in-time copies of files
Using FileSnaps to create point-in-time copies of files
IV. Maximizing storage utilization
12. Optimizing storage tiering with SmartTier
About SmartTier
About VxFS multi-volume file systems
About VxVM volume sets
About volume tags
SmartTier use cases for Sybase
Setting up a filesystem for storage tiering with SmartTier
Relocating old archive logs to tier two storage using SmartTier
Relocating inactive tablespaces or segments to tier two storage
Relocating active indexes to premium storage
Relocating all indexes to premium storage
V. Migrating data
13. Understanding data migration
Types of data migration
14. Offline migration from Solaris Volume Manager to Veritas Volume Manager
About migration from Solaris Volume Manager
How Solaris Volume Manager objects are mapped to VxVM objects
Overview of the conversion process
Planning the conversion
Preparing a Solaris Volume Manager configuration for conversion
Setting up a Solaris Volume Manager configuration for conversion
Converting from the Solaris Volume Manager software to VxVM
Post conversion tasks
Converting a root disk
15. Online migration of a native file system to the VxFS file system
About online migration of a native file system to the VxFS file system
Administrative interface for online migration of a native file system to the VxFS file system
Migrating a native file system to the VxFS file system
Migrating a source file system to the VxFS file system over NFS v3
Backing out an online migration of a native file system to the VxFS file system
VxFS features not available during online migration
16. Migrating storage arrays
Migration between storage arrays using a Linux example
Overview of storage mirroring for migration
Allocating new storage
Initializing the new disk
Checking the current VxVM information
Adding a new disk to the disk group
Mirroring
Monitoring
Mirror completion
Removing old storage
Post-mirroring steps
17. Migrating data between platforms
Overview of the Cross-platform Data Sharing (CDS) feature
CDS disk format and disk groups
Setting up your system to use Cross-platform Data Sharing (CDS)
Maintaining your system
File system considerations
Alignment value and block size
Disk group alignment and encapsulated disks
Disk group import between Linux and non-Linux machines
Migrating a snapshot volume

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