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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...

SAMG Tech Support Team | 18 May 2010 | 0 comments

Release Type:  Device Driver Installer (DDI) Release’s

Storage Foundation for Windows 5.1SP1
Storage Foundation HA for Windows 5.1SP1

OS Versions:  
Windows 2003 Server SP2, Windows 2008 Server, and Windows 2008 R2 Server (x86, x64)

General Availability Date:  May 17, 2010

New Additions for DDI-1 Package for Storage Foundation for Windows 5.1SP1
In addition to the arrays that were supported with earlier releases also provides the following enhancements:

  • DMP DSM Support (VCOMPLNT) for the COMPELLENT Vol array
  • Add the support for SUN 6180 in VENGAP DSM
  • Add the support for a new vendor "HS" in VHUAWEIAP DSM
  • Add the support for HUAWEI S6800E and HS S6800E
  • Modified the following Veritas DMP DSMs to updated version 5.1.11000.0:
  • ...
Kimberley | 11 May 2010 | 1 comment

We'll be launching the first edition of the monthy Storage & Clustering community newsletter on May 19th. The content covers highlights from every corner of the community, including new release updates, videos and articles from the Symantec product teams, tip and tricks from fellow community members and other useful materials that were submitted in the prior month.

If you haven't subscribed to receive the newsletters yet, it really is three simple steps to get timely community highlights delivered right to your mailbox. By subscribing between now and Tuesday PDT, you will automatically be entered to win 100 Connect Rwards Points!

  1. Login to Connect
  2. Go to your profile page
  3. Choose the "Newsletter" tab and select the Storage and Clustering newsletter, and save your changes.

That's it, you're entered to win the contest. We'll draw the name from registered newsletter subscribers and post the...

Fahima | 10 May 2010 | 5 comments

Veritas Operations Manager centralizes visibility and control, ensures availability , scales operations, optimizes storage and maintains compliance across your server and storage assets.

Veritas Operations Manager (VOM) 3.0 release includes:

  • Central Management Server on Solaris, Linux & Windows
  • Managed Hosts for Solaris SPARC, Solaris x86, Redhat Linux, Linux on pSeries, HP 11.11, HP 11.23, HP 11.31, Windows, AIX which support all SFHA versions from 4.0+ (Including supporting HP 3.5 read-only)
  • Storage Templates & Volume Migration Add-on
  • Unix Active Management Add-on
  • Windows Active Management Add-on

Key Features:

  • Brand New Dashboard, focusing on Risks and health of your environment
  • Storage Provisioning using Templates
  • Advanced Volume Migration
  • VCS Operations
  • More detailed VCS visualization
  • ...
jdmero-PMM | 10 May 2010 | 0 comments

Service Pack 1 for Veritas Storage Foundation & High Availability Solutions 5.1 for Windows provides new and updated application and operating system support. This service pack provides support for Microsoft Windows server 2008 R2, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 Hyper-V, and Microsoft Windows 7 (client support) as well as Microsoft Exchange 2007 SP2, Microsoft SQL Server 2008 SP1, Microsoft SharePoint 2007, Symantec Enterprise Vault 8, and many other updates.

New Features, Functionality, and Highlights:
Windows Server 2008 R2 support
SFW and SFW HA introduce support for the following Editions and platforms of Windows Server 2008 R2:

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64): Web, Standard, Enterprise, Datacenter Editions
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 for Itanium-based Systems (IA64)

In addition, this release contains support for the Server Core role on relevant supported Editions. SFW...