Veritas™ Storage Foundation 6.0.1: Storage and Availability Management for DB2 Databases - AIX, Linux

Article:DOC5915  |  Created: 2012-08-19  |  Updated: 2012-11-08  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5915
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Veritas™ Storage Foundation 6.0.1: Storage and Availability Management for DB2 Databases - AIX, Linux

Contents

I. Storage Foundation High Availability (SFHA) management solutions for DB2 databases
1. Overview of Storage Foundation for Databases
Introducing Storage Foundation High Availability (SFHA) Solutions for DB2
About Veritas File System
About Veritas Volume Manager
About Veritas Dynamic Multi-Pathing (DMP)
About Veritas Cluster Server
About Veritas Cluster Server agents
About Veritas Operations Manager
Feature support for DB2 across Veritas Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions 6.0.1 products
About Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions
II. Deploying DB2 with Veritas Storage Foundation High Availability Solutions products
2. Deployment options for DB2 in a Storage Foundation environment
DB2 deployment options in a Veritas Storage Foundation High Availability (SFHA) Solutions environment
DB2 on a single system with Veritas Storage Foundation
DB2 on a single system with off-host in a Veritas Storage Foundation environment
DB2 in a highly available cluster with Veritas Storage Foundation High Availability
DB2 in a parallel cluster with SF Cluster File System HA
Deploying DB2 and Storage Foundation in a virtualization environment
Deploying DB2 with Storage Foundation SmartMove and Thin Provisioning
3. Deploying DB2 with Veritas Storage Foundation
Tasks for deploying DB2 databases
About selecting a volume layout for deploying DB2
Setting up disk group for deploying DB2
Creating volumes for deploying DB2
Creating VxFS file system for deploying DB2
Mounting the file system for deploying DB2
Installing DB2 and creating database
4. Deploying DB2 in an off-host configuration with Veritas Storage Foundation
Requirements for an off-host database configuration
5. Deploying DB2 with High Availability
Tasks for deploying DB2 in an HA configuration
Configuring VCS to make the database highly available
III. Configuring Storage Foundation for Database (SFDB) tools
6. Configuring and managing the Storage Foundation for Databases repository database
About the Storage Foundation for Databases (SFDB) repository
Requirements for Storage Foundation for Databases (SFDB) tools
Storage Foundation for Databases (SFDB) tools availability
Configuring the Storage Foundation for Databases (SFDB) tools repository
Updating the Storage Foundation for Databases (SFDB) repository after adding a node
Updating the Storage Foundation for Databases (SFDB) repository after removing a node
Removing the Storage Foundation for Databases (SFDB) repository after removing the product
7. Upgrading and migrating Storage Foundation for Databases (SFDB) tools
About upgrading from Storage Foundation for DB2 to Storage Foundation for Databases
8. Configuring authentication for Storage Foundation for Databases (SFDB) tools
Configuring vxdbd for SFDB tools authentication
Adding nodes to a cluster that is using authentication for SFDB tools
Authorizing users to run SFDB commands
IV. Improving DB2 database performance
9. About database accelerators
About Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions products database accelerators
10. Improving database performance with Veritas Quick I/O
About Quick I/O
11. Improving DB2 database performance with Veritas Concurrent I/O
About Concurrent I/O
Tasks for enabling and disabling Concurrent I/O
V. Using point-in-time copies
12. 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
Point-in-time copy solutions supported by SFDB tools
About snapshot modes supported by Storage Foundation for Databases (SFDB) tools
Volume-level snapshots
Storage Checkpoints
13. Considerations for DB2 point-in-time copies
Considerations for DB2 database layouts
Supported DB2 configurations
14. Administering third-mirror break-off snapshots
Database FlashSnap for cloning
Preparing hosts and storage for Database FlashSnap
Creating a clone of a database by using Database FlashSnap
Resynchronizing mirror volumes with primary volumes
Cloning a database on the secondary host
15. Administering Storage Checkpoints
About Storage Checkpoints
Database Storage Checkpoints for recovery
Creating a Database Storage Checkpoint
Deleting a Database Storage Checkpoint
Mounting a Database Storage Checkpoint
Unmounting a Database Storage Checkpoint
Creating a database clone using a Database Storage Checkpoint
Restoring database from a Database Storage Checkpoint
Gathering data for offline-mode Database Storage Checkpoints
16. Backing up and restoring with Netbackup in an SFHA environment
About Veritas NetBackup
About using Veritas NetBackup for backup and restore for DB2
Using NetBackup in an SFHA Solutions product environment
VI. Optimizing storage costs for DB2
17. Understanding storage tiering with SmartTier
About SmartTier
SmartTier in a High Availability (HA) environment
18. SmartTier use cases for DB2
SmartTier use cases for DB2
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
VII. Storage Foundation for Databases administrative reference
19. Storage Foundation for Databases command reference
vxsfadm command reference
FlashSnap reference
Database Storage Checkpoints reference
20. Tuning for Storage Foundation for Databases
Additional documentation
About tuning Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
About tuning VxFS
About tuning DB2 databases
About tuning AIX Virtual Memory Manager
21. Troubleshooting SFDB tools
About troubleshooting Storage Foundation for Databases (SFDB) tools
About the vxdbd daemon
Troubleshooting vxdbd
Resources for troubleshooting SFDB tools

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