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High Availability Agents - AgentPack-4Q2013 release

Created: 07 Jan 2014 • Updated: 21 Feb 2014
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Veritas High Availability AgentPack 4Q 2013 is now available on SORT: https://sort.symantec.com/agents.

Highlights of this release:

Application Agents

  • Added support for VCS 6.1 and ApplicationHA 6.1 release.
  • Tibco EMS
    • Added support for 64bit version of Tibco EMS Server.
    • Added support for Tibco EMS Server version 8.0
  • JBoss Application Server
    • Added supports for JBoss Application Server version 6.1
  • SAP HotStandby
    • Added support Linux platform
  • SAP NetWeaver with HA-API support
    • Added support for SAP NetWeaver 7.4.
  • SAP Web Application Server
    • Added support for SAP NetWeaver 7.4.
  • Symantec Data Loss Prevention
    • Added support for Symantec Data Loss Prevention version 12.0.
  • WebSphere Application Server
    • Added support for secure authentication for stopping of the WebSphere Application server
    • Added support for WebSphere Application Server 7.0 and 8.5 on the Windows operating system.
  • WebSphere MQ
    • Updated the MQ_update.pl script; this script updates the main.cf file if it contains resources of type WebSphereMQ6 and/or WebSphereMQ

Replication Agents

  • Oracle Goldengate Agent
    • Added support for Windows platform
  • RecoverPoint Agent
    • Agent now supports Recoverpoint version 4.0 SP1 on Solaris 11
  • SVCCopyServices Agent
    • Added Firedrill support on Windows platform
  • SRDF Agent enhancements and bug fixes
    • New attribute LinkMonitor added to check replication state of R1 devices before going online
    • Windows installer now doesn’t show static installation path script fixed for Windows
    • SRDFSnap agent now onlines/offlines the firedrill devices while going online/offline
  • MirrorView Agent
    • Fixed MirrorViewSnap agent on Windows to correctly remove the lockfile after had restarted while firedrill was online
  • HTC Agent
    • Agent fixed to not log repeated “taking offline” messages when link broken
  • 6.1 qualification for replication agents:
  • Following agents were qualified with VCS 6.1
    • EMC SRDF
    • EMC Recoverpoint
    • HTC
    • EMC MirrorView
  • Firedrill not qualified since we found an issue with SRDFSnap silver firedrill flavor

Database Agents

  • Informix Dynamic Server
    • Added support for Informix Dynamic Server version 12.0.
  • MySQL
    • The agent now also supports MySQL version 5.6

Solaris 11 support

  • Following agents are now qualified on Solaris 11
    • JBoss
    • SAP Web Application Server
    • Informix Dynamic Server
    • MySQL
    • PostGreSQL
    • SAP MaxDB
    • Sybase IQ
    • AgentBuilder

ApplicationHA agents

  • DB2
    • Added support for DB2 10.1 and 10.5 on Linux for VMware and for KVM and on AIX for LPAR.
  • SAP NetWeaver with HA-API support
    • Added support for SAP NetWeaver with HA-API support with ApplicationHA 6.1
  • SAP Web Application Server
    • Added support for SAP NetWeaver 7.4.
  • WebSphere Application Server
    • Added support for secure authentication for stopping of the WebSphere Application server