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High Availability Agents - AgentPack-1Q2014 release

Created: 02 Apr 2014 • Updated: 04 Apr 2014
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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 Server agent
    • WebLogic agent
    • WebSphere agent
    • WebSphereMQ agent
  • Added support for Windows 2012 R2 for following agents
    • SAP Web Application Server agent
    • WebSphere agent
    • WebSphereMQ agent
  • SAP Web Application Server agent on windows platform
    • Added support for SAP NetWeaver 7.4.
  • Solaris 11 Image Packaging System (IPS) packages are available for below agents/library
    • ACC Library
    • SAP NetWeaver agent with HA-API support
    • WebLogic agent
    • WebSphere agent
    • WebSphereMQ agent

Database Agents

  • Informix Dynamic Server
    • Provided support to specify multiple database server aliases using DBServerAliases attribute
  • PostgreSQL
    • Provided support to specify shutdown option for PostgreSQL server using StopOpts attribute

Replication Agents

  • 3PAR RemoteCopy Agent
    • ​Added support for Replicated Data Cluster
    • Added support for Windows 2012
  • ​SRDF Agent
    • ​Added support for EMC Powerpath with Native LVM on Linux
    • Added support for Windows 2012
    • Added IPS package support for Solaris 11
  • ​HTC Agent
    • ​Added validations for SMPL state during onlining a resource
    • Added support for Windows 2012
  • Oracle ​DataGuard Agent
    • ​Agent enhanced to handle single instance use case
  • ​MirrorView Agent
    • ​Added support for Windows 2012

Important fixes

  • Tuxedo agent 
    • Updated the Tuxedo agent to set required environment at the start of monitor entry point, so that the agent does not log 'Out of memory' messages during monitor cycle.
  • AgentBuilder
    • The agentbuilder utility is updated to provide an option to upgrade the existing agent.