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Neue Diskussion 02 Juli 2015
heartbeat MAC address not identical after VCS fresh install on solaris Logical domain virtual server(T4-5),.Does any body has idea ?
Aktualisierter Artikel 01 Juli 2015
The LDom technology provides a very cost-effective alternative architecture for deploying  SFHA. The same physical server can be used for multiple applications within various logical domains with optimal resource utilization. The underlying hardware availability is increased by using the Split-PCI bus technology that the CMT servers provide and the SFHA component completes the ...
Aktualisierter Artikel 01 Juli 2015
VCS event triggers let you invoke user-defined scripts for specified events in a cluster. Triggers can be broadly categories into 2 categories: 1. Internal triggers: Internal triggers are non-configurable and always enabled. These triggers reside in $VCS_HOME/bin/internal_triggers directory. By default, $VCS_HOME = /opt/VRTSvcs/ # ls -l /opt/VRTSvcs/bin/internal_triggers/ -rwxr-x--- 1 ...
Aktualisierter Blog-Eintrag 01 Juli 2015
I If you are a CIO with responsibility for an enterprise data center, your strategy needs to include planning for a resilient data center environment, especially with the movement to generation hybrid architectures. Historically, the IT community has looked at data center reliability through the lens of preventive defense, often measured through parameters like 2N, 2N+1, etc redundancy. ...
Aktualisierte Diskussion 01 Juli 2015
Hi, What's the recommended practice for resizing a VXVM volume and filesystem? Thanks!
Neue Diskussion 02 Juli 2015
heartbeat MAC address not identical after VCS fresh install on solaris Logical domain virtual server(T4-5),.Does any body has idea ?
Aktualisierte Diskussion 01 Juli 2015
Hi, What's the recommended practice for resizing a VXVM volume and filesystem? Thanks!
Aktualisierte Diskussion 01 Juli 2015
KANSTANTSIN veröffentlichte: ForceImport
Hi all, I need help to good understand attribute ForceImport. There is a table "Failure situations" in Symantec Storage Foundatio and High Availability Solutions Solutions Guide. (221p.) I don't understant situation number 7 Split-brain situation andstorage interconnect lost. ForceImport set to 0 - No interruption of service.Can’t import with only 50% of disks available. Disks on the same ...
Aktualisierte Diskussion 30 Juni 2015
Hi, I want to manage a CIFS mount within a Service Group and cannot find the appropriate resource. I just one to mount a CIFS share in my VCS cluster, acting as a client. Can anyone let me know which Resource type should I use? Thanks & Regards, JL
Aktualisierter Artikel 01 Juli 2015
The LDom technology provides a very cost-effective alternative architecture for deploying  SFHA. The same physical server can be used for multiple applications within various logical domains with optimal resource utilization. The underlying hardware availability is increased by using the Split-PCI bus technology that the CMT servers provide and the SFHA component completes the ...
Aktualisierter Artikel 01 Juli 2015
VCS event triggers let you invoke user-defined scripts for specified events in a cluster. Triggers can be broadly categories into 2 categories: 1. Internal triggers: Internal triggers are non-configurable and always enabled. These triggers reside in $VCS_HOME/bin/internal_triggers directory. By default, $VCS_HOME = /opt/VRTSvcs/ # ls -l /opt/VRTSvcs/bin/internal_triggers/ -rwxr-x--- 1 ...
Aktualisierter Artikel 23 Juni 2015
Late last year (2014) we announced a joint partnership with HP to develop a new Disaster Recovery as-a-Service (DRaaS) solution based on HP Helion cloud. The joint venture is publicly known as “HP Helion and Veritas Continuity”.  We will walk through the key value propositions of the solution in multiple episodes. Today we shall take a quick tour of the Management ...
Aktualisierter Artikel 16 Juni 2015
A unified solution for IT service continuity across physical, virtual, and cloud Innovate IT with confidence Businesses are rapidly expanding beyond their traditional data center boundaries into the cloud, with hybrid cloud architectures becoming the new norm. As business-critical workloads and data get increasingly run on diverse platforms across multiple data ...
Aktualisierter Artikel 09 Juni 2015
Oracle Solaris introduced kernel zones feature in Oracle Solaris 11.2, which provides the flexibility, efficiency and isolation of Oracle Solaris Zones while adding the capability for each kernel zone to run in an independent kernel.  Each kernel zone running on a host can be at a different kernel level and be updated individually. This allows application requiring different kernel ...
Aktualisierter Artikel 28 Mai 2015
Automate IO fencing keys  re-registration of DMP devices inside LDOM after migration Problem: Need to manually run “vxdmpadm pgrrereg” command inside the LDOM with fencing configured in DMP mode after live migration . Cause: When a LDOM is configured with fencing in DMP mode and the LDOM is live migrated to another host, the initiator for the guest VM changes. The IO fencing keys that ...
Aktualisierter Artikel 07 Apr. 2015
Cada vez mais as empresas tem se preocupado em proteger seus dados em um outro ambiente fora do seu proprio Datacenter, seja com um backup remoto ou até mesmo um complexo ambiente de DR capaz de assumir o ambiente de produção em poucos minutos. Diante desse cenário promissor a Symantec possui uma ferramenta de replicação capaz de atender diversas necessidades das empresas e é justamente neste ...
Aktualisierter Artikel 05 Jan. 2015
Com o lançamento da suite Symantec Storage Foundation 6.1 foi apresentada uma nova feature denominada FSS (Flexible Storage Sharing). Esta feature tem como objetivo uma quebra de paradigma. A possiblidade de implementar um ambiente com alta disponibilidade com ou sem DR sem a premissa de compartilhar o storage entre os servidores envolvidos. Esta feature permite a virtualização do storage ...
Aktualisierter Artikel 29 Dez. 2014
A cada dia que passa, mais temos visto os antigos ambientes complexos e custosos serem resumidos a um grande sistema virtual. Ambientes antes limitados a hardware físico tem sofrido o boom da virtualização. O que era incomum, agora se tornou rotineiro. O que antes era impossível, hoje faz parte do nosso dia a dia. Não é mais incomum encontrar um ambiente virtualizado nos dias de hoje. Lembro ...
Aktualisierter Blog-Eintrag 01 Juli 2015
I If you are a CIO with responsibility for an enterprise data center, your strategy needs to include planning for a resilient data center environment, especially with the movement to generation hybrid architectures. Historically, the IT community has looked at data center reliability through the lens of preventive defense, often measured through parameters like 2N, 2N+1, etc redundancy. ...
Aktualisierter Blog-Eintrag 24 Juni 2015
Software Defined Storage is modifying the way storage is being consumed. With the increase of cores per server and server-side storage slots available, software is the key aspect to virtualize all those components and unlock the performance and capacities of faster networks and processors. While VERITAS has being virtualizing storage for decades, its new generation software allows ...
Neuer Blog-Eintrag 08 Juni 2015
Here is some of May 2015's most viewed content in the Storage and Clustering community: Configuring Redis High Availability Porter's Five Forces Analysis of Cloud Computing VCS Cluster not Starting. How to Check VCS Version and Update Veritas Disk Group Disabled Veritas Presentation at the Data Storage Innovation Conference 2015 HBA checking commands How to find the LUN size with ...
Aktualisierter Blog-Eintrag 23 Mai 2015
This article describes how to configure active-passive high availability(HA) for a group of Redis instances. I avoid using cluster because Redis Cluster is the mechanism to distribute shards to multiple Redis instances . Active-passive means there is only one Redis instance, the master, serving requests at all time. Data is replicated from the master to the rest of the Redis ...
Aktualisierter Blog-Eintrag 22 Mai 2015
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Aktualisierter Blog-Eintrag 04 Mai 2015
Here is some of April 2015's most viewed content in the Storage and Clustering community: Configuring Redis High Availability Porter's Five Forces Analysis of Cloud Computing VCS Cluster not Starting. How to Check VCS Version and Update Veritas Disk Group Disabled remove LUN from solaris 10 How to find the LUN size with veritas commands? Freezing a node and service group How to ...
Aktualisierter Download 20 Jan. 2015
Symantec Storage plug-in for OEM12c enables you to view and manage the Storage Foundation and VCS objects through the Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c (OEM), which has a graphical interface. It works with the Symantec Storage Foundation and High Availability 6.2 product suite. The Symantec Storage plug-in allows you to: SmartIO: manage Oracle database objects using SmartIO. Snapshot: create ...
Neuer Download 28 Juli 2014
Over the time, there are instances when permissions are assigned to unknown SIDs on file systems. These unknown or unresolved SIDs belong to deleted security groups or users and sit on the file-system unnecessarily. While most administrators want permissions to be up-to-date and ACLs cleaned on regular intervals, inadequate visibility in ACL permissions can make their job cumbersome and ...
Aktualisierter Download 02 Juli 2014
Application Agents Solaris 11 Image Packaging System (IPS) packages are available for agents of below applications: Application Agent Builder Documentum JBoss Application Server Oracle Application Server Oracle E-Business Components Oracle Essbase Oracle Fusion Middleware Oracle Siebel CRM Oracle Tuxedo Tibco EMS Added support for Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g installations. Following ...
Aktualisierter Download 01 Juli 2014
The Veritas High Availability agents provide out-of-the-box support of many enterprise applications as well as a wide range of replication technologies. For a complete list of agents supported, please visit https://sort.symantec.com/agents. The agents monitor specific resources within an enterprise application. They determine the status of resources and start or stop them according to ...
Aktualisierter Download 30 Juni 2014
While managing permissions on shared resources, one of the recommended practice is to assign permissions to groups rather than to users directly. Maintaining user accounts directly can be cumbersome and inefficient especially when people are moving around in the organization. There can be occasions where permissions are directly assigned to users who should no longer required to have ...
Aktualisierter Download 03 Juni 2014
How To share DQL queries\templates on Connect: Login to Symantec Connect community page and mouse-hover on Create Content. From the drop-down, click Download. On the Create page, specify a suitable Title that indicates the use-case. Add a description for the content in Body section. In case of an ad-hoc query, paste the verified DQL query in the Body section. In case of a DQL template, zip ...
Aktualisierter Download 04 Apr. 2014
Veritas High Availability AgentPack 1Q 2014 is now available on SORT: https://sort.symantec.com/agents. Highlights of this release: Application Agents New Platform added for SAP NetWeaver agent with HA-API support In addition to Linux, the agent is available on AIX and Solaris operating systems. Added support for VCS 6.1 on Windows platform for following agents SAP Web Application ...
Neue Veranstaltung 13 Feb. 2015
0% of unplanned downtime is a result of application failures. 1 in 10 organizations now require uptime higher than 99.999%. Join our experts for a live discussion and learn more about why application availability is important and the various strategies businesses are adopting to achieve it. The Google Hangout link will be added to this blog 15mins before the event time. 
Neue Veranstaltung 12 Jan. 2015
Join our upcoming webcast with ESG Senior Analyst, Mark Peters and find out how to eliminate your storage bottleneck with the right combination of software and flash. We'll cover why new integrated approaches to IT make flash a prerequisite, key findings from latest CIO discussions, how to evaluate cost benefits and minimize risk.  Register now.
Aktualisierte Veranstaltung 29 Sept. 2014
CIOs are becoming increasingly invested in the cloud, with 92 percent saying they believe it provides business benefits, according to a survey conducted by Dimensional Research. From cost savings, efficiency, rapid deployment, scalability, and ubiquitous accessibility, cloud computing brings with it several benefits. As shown by its 33 percent quarter-to-quarter growth this year, many ...
Aktualisierte Veranstaltung 11 Sept. 2014
Organizations are facing more pressure than ever to improve the agility of their businesses.  With virtualization, cloud services, big data and other trends converging, companies look to IT to drive improvements and better enable their businesses to compete in the market.  Symantec's data center portfolio is uniquely positioned to increase IT agility, thus helping customers realize ...
Aktualisierte Veranstaltung 30 Mai 2014
Building a disaster recovery to the cloud strategy enables midmarket and smaller enterprises to have a less capital and resource-consuming alternative to building and maintaining a secondary data center. By doing so, organizations reduce capital and operations expenses with much smaller, more manageable and more predictable expenses. Symantec Disaster Recovery Orchestrator integrated with ...
Neue Veranstaltung 14 März 2014
  Disaster recovery for Red Hat virtual machines using Symantec Cluster Server, powered by Veritas Managing mission-critical applications? Laying the foundation for a private cloud? Or simply working to meet your enterprise’s day-to-day technical and business demands? All require an infrastructure that’s flexible yet highly available and resilient. With Red Hat and Symantec, ...
Neue Veranstaltung 21 Nov. 2013
A Discussion on Achieving Business Resilience Now and in the Future. The panelists for this session are Geary Sikich, Principal, Logical Management Systems Corp. Damian Walch, U.S. National Leader, Resilience Services, Deloitte David Nolan, CEO and Founder, Fusion Risk Management, Inc. Hosted by Dennis Wenk, Business Continuity Evangelist, Symantec . Technology, outsourcing, partnerships and ...
Aktualisiertes Video 19 Juni 2015
This video describes the SmartTier feature of Storage Foundation.This used to be know as Dynamic Storage Tiering and falls into the general classification of Hierarchical Storage Management (HSM)…but more. Multi-Volume File Systems are described.
Aktualisiertes Video 19 Juni 2015
This video describes the Veritas Resiliency Platform (VRP).  It shows the basic architecture of the product.
Aktualisiertes Video 19 Juni 2015
This video describes the hot relocation feature of Storage Foundation and how and where it works.
Aktualisiertes Video 19 Juni 2015
This video describes what thin provisioning is.It then describes how Storage Foundation can reclaim physical space from a disk array that uses thin provisioning.
Aktualisiertes Video 19 Juni 2015
This video describes what the ApplicationHA product is and how it works.
Aktualisiertes Video 19 Juni 2015
This video describes that VxFS is a journaling file system and how journaling works. It also describes that because VxFS is a journaling file system there is little need for an fsck rebuild to be run when a crashed file system is mounted.
Aktualisiertes Video 19 Juni 2015
This video describes how a VxFS file system fragments over time and how to defragment it. It describes why defragmentation is important to be done.
Aktualisiertes Video 19 Juni 2015
This video describes extents in a VxFS file system.It describes what they are, why they are used and the architecture that supports their use.
Aktualisiertes Video 19 Juni 2015
This video describes what Concurrent IO is and how Storage Foundation uses it for Sybase and DB2 databases.
Aktualisiertes Video 19 Juni 2015
This video describes Oracle Disk Manager (ODM) and Cached ODM (CODM) and how Storage Foundation uses these.
Aktualisierte Idee 22 Juni 2015
I have spent 2 hours trying to get my companies support information, as I'm new to the Co. I waited over an hour for an e-mail I was NEVER going to get, because the woman couldn't differentiate between a phonetically spoken G and a Q, and therefore the e-mail was in lala land. All because presumably, ddoing business with India saves your company a few bucks. This stuff is infuriating beyond ...
Aktualisierte Idee 09 Juni 2015
Hello, For full supporting WebSphere MQ MQI client automatic reconnection (More info on IBM KnowledgeCenter: WMQ - Automatic client reconnection) we need that QMGRs' graceful-stops uses -r parameter. Unfortunately the actual Symantec code doesn't support this option (/opt/VRTSagents/ha/bin/WebSphereMQ/WebSphereMQ.pm): [...] #---------------------------------- # Stop command and stop ...
Neue Idee 15 Apr. 2015
when a set of disks are in clone_disk mode after failover from a different SAN array. Trying to add new disks would fail because it is not a clone disk. Attempt to set all the existing disks clone=off would work but still the new disk cannot be added to the diskgroup unless vxconfigd is restarted. This should unexpected. Hopefully it would be fixed
Neue Idee 13 Apr. 2015
Customer wants the agent to manage the “manager process” not just one peripheral process (extract) . The agent should be able to online/offline/monitor multiple peripheral processes in one resources. The agent should be able to online/offline/monitor the replicat, and the data pump processes. The agent should be able to restart a process if it becomes faulted on a node before VCS failing it ...
Neue Idee 19 März 2015
Customer states: You don't have to fix it for me, but clearly the agent has an issue if threads are greater than 1.   And the document you sent only indicates why you would want more than 1 thread for performance, it doesn't indicate that you can have problems with setting it greater than 1.  Also the default is 10 so out of the box it is broken.  Plus, the error message that ...
Aktualisierte Idee 24 Feb. 2015
Hi, it would be nice to have a way to add the information about patches, hotfixes etc. to VOM even when the machine has no internet access at all (not even with proxy). I envision something like a zipball which can be uploaded to VOM much like "Upload Solution" which imports the same information that would be gathered online instead. Kind regards    -- Dago
Neue Idee 12 Feb. 2015
Hello, We have a two node cluster running in active-passive mode. We also have implemented Preferred fencing (Group) on these cluster nodes. Recently we had an incident (Ref SR to Symatec :08071786) wherein Active node lost network connectivity which resulted in IO fencing race (2 SAN disk and 1 CPS server) and b'coz we have preferred fencing in place this Active node got edge over other and ...