Business Continuity

Posted on May 20, 2010

Breakout Session Videos from Vision on Connect

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Posted on May 10, 2010

New Release: Veritas Operations Manager (VOM) 3.0

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

Posted on May 10, 2010

New Release: Service Pack 1 Release - Storage Foundation High Availability for Windows 5.1

Service Pack 1 for Veritas Storage Foundation & High Availability Solutions 5.1 for Windows provides new and updated app...

Posted on Apr 23, 2010

New Release: Announcing Veritas Operations Services 2.1


Symantec’s Veritas Operations Services (VOS) 2.1 went live on April 2nd, 2010. This release offers many advancements, including:

Posted on Apr 20, 2010

Maximizing your Linux investment


Linux continues to become a mainstream solution, often at the expense of Unix. Many of the implementations of Linux have come in organizations that are classic Unix shops.

Posted on Apr 7, 2010

Why Did You Buy (Or Not) Symantec Storage and Availability Products: Tell Us and Enter to Win an iPad!

The Storage and Availability Management Group (SAMG) at Symantec wants to hear from you! Were you a part of the decision...

Posted on Mar 24, 2010

Thin Provisioning

Symantec Helping Customers "Get Thin" and "Stay Thin"

Posted on Mar 17, 2010

Storage Foundation for Oracle RAC 5.1 Certified by Oracle on Linux

SFRAC 5.1P3 is the first version supporting 11gR2 RAC, including full cluster membership and coordination with Oracle Cl...

Posted on Feb 16, 2010

Keeping Services Running Uninterrupted is Vital for Business


A friend of mine was lucky enough to backpack through Europe after college, and she wound up on the Italian island of Sardinia. Sardinia has some of Europe’s rockiest and most...

Posted on Jan 8, 2010

Aggressive IT Cost Saving

Employee Accredited

Finding ways to substantially cut costs and complexity in an active, vibrant Data Centre is not easy. CIO’s have spent years trimming here and there and, to many, further dema...

Posted on Dec 18, 2009

Best Practices for Veritas Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions 5.1 Installation and Upgrade

Here's some installation and upgrade information from our Tech Support team. Symantec strongly recommends the following ...

Posted on Dec 7, 2009

New Release: Introducing Veritas Storage Foundation and Veritas Cluster Server 5.1

Veritas Storage Foundation and Veritas Cluster Server 5.1 are now available to customers. Below are a few key areas of i...

Posted on Nov 30, 2009

简介:Storage Foundation HA 5.1 的无密钥功能启用模式

Storage Foundation HA 5.1 中引入了无密钥功能启用模式。 该模式旨在改善客户的 Storage Foundation HA (SFHA) 使用体验,简化我们产品的部署、管理和使用过程。 请注意,客户需要拥有目前所使用产品的有效许可证。 在 5.1 中,客户的权利保持不变。 欲知详情,请参阅下列信息以及随附的 PDF 文件。

Posted on Nov 9, 2009

New Release: Announcing Veritas Operations Services 2.0

Symantec is proud to announce the launch of Veritas Operations Services 2.0 (VOS 2.0). This release is a culmination of months of development based on customer feedback, and r...

Posted on Oct 27, 2009

LLT Checksums

Recently we got an escalation from the field on AIX in which we saw that gab paniced the node because it got a packet with a wrong sequence number. On further debugging we fou...

Posted on Oct 26, 2009

New Release Announcement: CommandCentral Storage 5.1.1

CommandCentral Storage 5.1.1 is now available Product Overview New Features, Functionality, and Highlights: · EMC Celerra Support

Posted on Oct 15, 2009

3Par Tool Talk Video: Thin Reclamation for Veritas Storage Foundation

In this YouTube whiteboard video , Michael Haag at 3Par discusses how Thin Reclamation technology from Symantec and 3Par...

Posted on Oct 15, 2009

Best Practices for Storage Management and High Availability in your Microsoft Data Center

“Best Practices for Storage Management and High Availability in your Microsoft Data Center” is now available online in t...

Posted on Sep 23, 2009

Answers to Common VCS One Questions

A few weeks back a large number of Product Managers, Technical Product Managers, and Sales Engineers (SEs) gathered for our annual SE Symposium in Las Vegas. VCS One was defin...

Posted on Sep 10, 2009

Low Latency Transport Suggestions

If you want to reduce extra traffic on the LLT links one small thing to do would be to add the following line to /etc/llttab on all the nodes in your cluster (say 2 node clust...

Posted on Aug 26, 2009

New Release: Storage Foundation Manager 2.1

Storage Foundation Manager 2.1 is now available, and here's your one-stop spot for short how-to screencasts to get up and running fast, download info, and links to technical d...

Posted on Aug 20, 2009

New Release: Veritas Storage Foundation for Sybase ASE CE 5.0

Symantec recently announced the release of Veritas Storage Foundation for Sybase ASE CE 5.0. Sybase ASE Cluster Edition (ASE CE) uses a shared-disk architecture designed to su...

Posted on Aug 12, 2009

VCS CLI Quick Reference

Attached is a VCS CLI Quick reference (2-page) document that I have found to be handy in the use of VCS. Also attached is a 1-page VCS Quick reference from Veritas Education S...

Posted on Jul 26, 2009

LLT over vlanned trunks on Solaris

It seems that some customers want to create a trunk out of two links and then create vlans over that trunk and then run LLT over those two vlans. This is how to do this on Sol...

Posted on Jul 22, 2009

Analyst Examines Health Care Changes Impact on File Serving

Major changes in the health care industry are almost certain as organizations drive toward greater electronic records management (EMR) efficiency and regulatory mandates loom...

Posted on Jul 16, 2009

LLT on Solaris - common ce driver tunable

If you have LLT working over the ce driver on Solaris, one small change that you can make to help performance problems in your cluster would be the following: The /etc/system...

Posted on Jul 13, 2009

New Release: Veritas Installation Assessment Service and VOS Labs Updates - June 2009


The VIAS application was updated on June 30th to include new features and enhanced functionality. New enhancements inclu...

About Business Continuity
Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery in today’s age of cyber attacks, terrorist threats and natural disasters is vital, yet many organizations struggle with creating a strategy that works at hour zero. The Veritas Business Continuity blog brings to you the latest news and views about how to build and implement a bullet proof disaster recovery plan, regardless of whether your DR target is the public cloud, a hosted private cloud or even your own data centers.