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High Availability Agents - AgentPack-2Q2013 release

Created: 05 Jul 2013 • Updated: 08 Jul 2013
Venkata Reddy Chappavarapu's picture
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Veritas High Availability Agent Pack 2Q 2013 is now available on SORT: https://sort.symantec.com/agents

Highlights of this release:

  • Application agents
    • SAP liveCache
      • Added support for SAP kernel version 7.2 on the AIX, HP-UX, Linux, and Solaris operating systems
    • WebSphere MQ
      • The agent type has changed from WebSphereMQ6 to WebSphereMQ on Solaris, Linux, AIX, HPUX and Windows operating systems.
      • On Linux, the Symantec High Availability Configuration wizard now enables to select the mount points that are to be associated with queue manager instances for WebShpere MQ 7.x.
      • On Windows, added support for the Symantec High Availability Configuration wizard for WebSphereMQ versions 7.x.
    • OracleApps
      • Fixed issue reported in 3204309 to uniquely identify instances of Oracle e-Business Components for ServerType FormsServer, OAFM, OACORE and FulfillmentServer.
    • Informatica
      • Fixed issue reported in 3126013 to handle new child processes created by Informatica PowerCenter 9.x.
  • Replication agents
    • EMC RecoverPoint
      • Added support for Windows Server 2008 R2.
      • Added support for space in the plink.exe path for RecoverPoint (3212007)
    • EMC SRDF
      • Added support for the TimeFinder/Clone functionality.
      • Fixed syntax errors in sigma script (3205970).
      • Added support for SRDF resource in parallel service group (3203168)
      • Fixed issue in open.pl to handle the lock file path correctly in SRDFSnap agent (3133680).
      • Fixed issue (3123116) for SRDFSnap fire drill agent to come online when the SYMAPI database is not up-to-date.
      • Fixed issue (3016362) to address SRDF cascaded setup.
    • Hitachi TrueCopy
      • The agent is enhanced to freeze the service group in the remote cluster when the replication link is split or suspended.
    • HP 3PAR RemoteCopy
      • The agent now has the ability to compute the Recovery Point Objective (RPO).
      • Fixed issue (3129650) to address path issue with plink.exe.
    • IBM Global Mirror
      • The agent now has the ability to compute the Recovery Point Objective (RPO).
    • IBM XIV Mirror
      • The agent now has the ability to compute the Recovery Point Objective (RPO).
      • Supports encryption for XIV Mirror array password
    • Network Appliance SnapMirror
      • The agent now has the ability to compute the Recovery Point Objective (RPO).
    • Oracle Data Guard
      • Oracle Data Guard now also supports Solaris 11 x86-64 in a single instance environment.
      • The Oracle Data Guard Broker agent has the following changes:
        • Support for single instance Oracle databases on the Linux and Solaris operating systems.
        • A new action function, FlashbackRecover, for flashback recovery of a database in a single instance Oracle environment on Linux and Solaris Operating systems.
        • The ability to compute the Recovery Point Objective (RPO) for single instance Oracle database and Oracle RAC cluster database on the Linux and Solaris operating systems
    • EMC MirrorView
      • Fixed issue reported in 3084205 to support Navicli version 6.29 and later
      • Added support to wait for asynchronous replication to go to CONSISTENT state during global switch (3203232)
  • Database agents
    • Sybase IQ
      • Added support for Sybase IQ 15.x on Solaris 10 SPRAC Operating System
      • Added support for Sybase IQ 16.0 on Linux Operating System.