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John H. Kelly | 02 Nov 2010 | 1 comment


Storage Foundation 5.1SP2 for Windows
Storage Foundation HA 5.1SP2 for Windows
Veritas Cluster Server 5.1 SP2 for Windows

OS Versions:  

• Windows Server 2003 SP2 (x86): Web Edition
• Windows Server 2003 SP2 (x86, x64, IA64): Standard, Enterprise, Datacenter Editions
• Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2 (x86, x64): Standard, Enterprise, Datacenter Editions
• Windows Server 2008 SP1 or SP2 (x86, x64): Web, Standard, Enterprise, Datacenter Editions
• Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems SP1 or SP2 (IA64)
• Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64): Web, Standard, Enterprise, Datacenter Editions
• Windows Server 2008 R2 for Itanium-based Systems (IA64)
• Windows 7 (x86, x64): support with client components
• Windows Vista SP1 or SP2 (x86, x64): Ultimate...

Arunachalam | 15 Sep 2010 | 0 comments

We have received requests from customers to form a cluster with nodes which have only one link. This article discusses on how to setup a cluster with one link.

When LLT is configured with one link, GAB reports jeopardy membership. By default GAB requires a node to be connected by atleast two links for a full membership. There is an option in GAB which will supress the jeopardy membership when nodes are configured with only one link. 

gabconfig -s

The -s option means SINGLE NETWORK. This configures GAB to run with one link so that it does not report jeopardy memberships. This option has to be added in /etc/gabtab on all nodes where LLT is configured with one link.  This option is applicable to all supported platforms SOLARIS, AIX, HP-UX and Linux

The -s option can be configured on a running cluster.  It does not change the current membership. It will take effect from the next membership calculation. Say if the customer is...

Kimberley | 20 Aug 2010 | 0 comments

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We want to hear your experiences at VMworld 2010! Share your favorite sessions, party moments, networking activities while you're at the conference. (Remember, keep it clean. Offensive or vulgar entries will be deleted.) And to give you a little motivation to take the time to post from the conference floor, we’re offering this great contest:

Share your experience with the Connect crowd before September 3, 2010 at noon PDT and you’ll be entered to win 250 Connect points.

To create your blog, follow these simple steps:

  • You must be attending VMworld 2010 in San Francisco to be eligible.
  •   Log in to your Connect account. If you do not have an account, click here to create one.... | 11 Aug 2010 | 0 comments

"WindirStat is a disk usage statistic view and cleanup tool for Microsoft Windows."

You can easily allocate free space and can easily delete the forgotten files you've  been hiding. Just simply install this application. It really helps.

Kimberley | 16 Jul 2010 | 0 comments

In 1998, SAS launched an effort to revolutionize how it delivers care to its patients. SAS sought to consolidate data across all of its information and care management systems. To do this they turned to solutions from Symantec.

Read the complete story.

yuechang | 17 Jun 2010 | 0 comments

On May 27, 2010 at the financial analyst day, the Symantec Storage and Availability Group Senior Vice President, Anil Chakravarthy and the Information Management Group Senior Vice President Deepak Mohan, teamed up to discuss the trends in storage.  Slides of the Storage Trends Panel are available here.  The recording and full analyst day session transcripts are available here.

John H. Kelly | 15 Jun 2010 | 0 comments

Symantec is pleased to announce the general availability of several new releases and updates for Veritas Storage FoundationTM and High Availability Solutions for Windows. The releases and updates include:

Release: Application Pack 1 (AP1) for Veritas Storage FoundationTM and High Availability Solutions 5.1 Service Pack 1 for Windows

Release: Dynamic Multi-pathing Device Driver Installer 1 (DDI-1) for Veritas Storage FoundationTM and High Availability Solutions 5.1 Service Pack 1 for Windows

Update: Revised installation packages for all currently available and shipping versions of Veritas Storage FoundationTM and High Availability Solutions for Windows products

Update: Remove download availability of all 4.x releases of Veritas Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions for Windows.


Kimberley | 01 Jun 2010 | 6 comments

If you're a regular on the Storage and Clustering community forums, then chances are you've interacted with Marianne van den Berg 2 , who's been our trusted advisor within the community for over six months. I'm excited announce that Gaurav Sangamnerkar and G_lee are our new trusted advisors within the community!

So what is a trusted advisor and what's the big deal about it?
"The “Trusted Advisor” designation is given to an elite group of Symantec Connect community members who voluntarily share their expertise and experience with the Symantec Connect Community. Trusted Advisors are identified in the community with a special badge and are the front line of support for community users. Trusted Advisors are not Symantec Corp...