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Resolved! Storage Foundation

Hi im new to the product and the field, so really any advice would be great. where exactly do you install VOM in your SAN environment and does the SF s/w collide with the storage vendor management s/w. And how do you control a heterogenous storage ...

Resolved! ForceImport

Hi all, I need help to good understand attribute ForceImport.   There is a table "Failure situations" in Symantec Storage Foundatio and High Availability Solutions Solutions Guide. (221p.) I don't understant situation number 7 Split-brain situati...

Resolved! Unable to go offline

Hi everyone, I'm facing a problem when I try to take offline a Service Group, the issue is that one of the services of the service group, cannot go offline and it enters into the following state "Unable to offline|Status Unknow", and if I wanna this...

Resolved! Blue Disk Icon in SFWHA against disk

I would like to know whether the blue information icon that I am seeing on the passive node of a sfwha cluster will clear when a failover is initiated. The issue has arisen following a recent disk expansion which all went well apart from the odd iss...

slick1 by Level 2
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VVR Block Pending Status

Hi, Professional I would like to get the answer and solution with this detail. My customer using VVR 3.3 on windows 2003 and all service all fine but there are lag of blocks change between primary and second but I'm new in this product and I have n...

SFHA 6: Diskgroup fails after reboot

Hi, We upgraded our Clusters from SFHA 5.1 SP2 to SFHA 6.0.1 CP3 a few days ago. Now, after this Upgrade we have an issue when we try to start the VMDg-Ressource after a Server-reboot: When we stop all the ressources on Node1 and reboot this Node, w...

Schilli by Not applicable
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Network connectivity loss solution

Hi all, Some time ago we experienced a total network failure between our to Datacenters. This failure only took place for a couple of seconds but it resulted in a active node and a node that was trying to start all instances. When connectivity was re...

eu22106 by Level 4
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Resolved! SFWHA on non AD environment

Hi Everyone, Is SFWHA supported in an environment without Active directory/domain controller? I understand that I can configure the cluster manually but does Symantec officially support it?

ShahbazW by Level 3
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Resolved! need a solution on Veritas Storage foundation HA

Please suggest a disaster recovery plan for 1 Oracle Application and 1 Database Server from primary to secondary. I have dedicated bandwith between primary and the remote site There is a need to replicate the ERP and users data to the remote server. ...

VIVEK_R by Level 2
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Resolved! Migrating to SFWHA 6.0 W2K8

Hi all, To migrate from a W2K3 SFWHA 5.1 SP2 cluster environment I am looking for a solution that gives to less impact for users and application. We run only SQL 2005 and 2008 instances on this cluster. So I was thinking about the solution to  add a...

eu22106 by Level 4
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Resolved! Deporting/Importing Disk Group in VMware.

Hello. I am running SFHA 5.1 in a VMware environment. I created a 2 node cluster and the nodes failover perfectly. However when i create a disk group on a shared bus and deport it from the current node. It does not show up for importing in the other ...

Umair_K by Level 2
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Resolved! EV with VCS migration from 32bit H/W to 64bit H/W

  Hi all, We had implement EV which reside on VCS cluster (one node). When EV service group run on node A then SQL service group is running on another node (node B). SF HA version is 5.1(Both node on 32bit server) Enterprise Vault version 9.0.2 (32bi...

kirans by Level 4
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Resolved! SF 5 - priority for Disks in a mirror

Hello, I have a general question. We mirror two storages with SF. Now it is possible to say, that ohne disk has a higher priority as the other disk in the mirror? So that I have a primary and a secondary disk??? Thanks for advice Katrin Rückbrod

Resolved! Using cloned Windows images

Hi Everyone, How does everyone take using cloned windows images as secondary cluster (using SFWHA) nodes of the primary (clone source)? Using maybe something from Acronis? I believe it is not recommended but just wanted to know if annyone has tried i...

shahfar by Level 5
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Resolved! Upgrading SFWHA v5.1GA to SFWHA v5.1 SP1

Currently I have a 6 node cluster (5 active, 1 passive) running SQL 2003. I would like to perform a rolling upgrade of all the nodes clusters from SFWHA v5.1 GA to SFWHA v5.1 SP1 without taking any downtime on any of the active cluster nodes. My ques...