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System requirements

Required number of CPUs: 1
Recommended speed of CPUs: 1 GHz
Required memory: 1 GB
Required disk space:
    Installation options Required disk space
    server+client+options 2160 MB
    server+options 2020 MB
    client 560 MB
  
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Patches for Storage Foundation HA and Platform

Product (recommended)
No patches found.
Platform (required)
No patches required.
  
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End of Support Life information

Last updated on 2019-11-21.  Refer to support fundamental for more information about support.
Release DateGA of Next Release Date (End of Life Begin - EOLB)End of Standard Support DateEnd of Support Life Date
2008-08-032011-12-042016-12-192018-12-31
  
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Platform configuration

Supported with limitations:
    Edition Version Notes
    Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition without Hyper-V RTM, SP1  
    Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition without Hyper-V RTM, SP1  
    Windows Server 2008 Datacenter Edition without Hyper-V RTM, SP1  
    Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition with Hyper-V guest RTM, SP1 See the following TechNote for a description of limitations: http://entsupport.symantec.com/docs/313855
    Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition with Hyper-V guest RTM, SP1 See the following TechNote for a description of limitations: http://entsupport.symantec.com/docs/313855
    Windows Server 2008 Datacenter Edition with Hyper-V guest RTM, SP1 See the following TechNote for a description of limitations: http://entsupport.symantec.com/docs/313855

Not supported:
    Edition Version
    Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition with Hyper-V parent RTM, SP1
    Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition with Hyper-V parent RTM, SP1
    Windows Server 2008 Datacenter Edition with Hyper-V parent RTM, SP1

  
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Host bus adapter (HBA) parameters and switch parameters

Unless otherwise stated in the hardware compatibility list (HCL), the specified Veritas product supports all fibre channel and iSCSI HBAs and fibre channel switches supported by the platform and storage array manufacturers. For more details, click the link to the HCL.

  
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Operations Manager

Veritas InfoScale Operations Manager gives you a single, centralized management console for the InfoScale products. You can use it to monitor, visualize, and manage storage and cluster resources, and generate reports about these components in the Management Server domain.It can also help administrators centrally manage diverse data center environments. This section lists the documents for Veritas InfoScale Operations Manager 7.4.
Documentation
  
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Array parameters

3PAR  [FWNOTE7]  [REGNOTE8]
   Fibre channel support
  • InServ E200,S400,S800 (A/A, AP/C)
Dell
   iSCSI support
  • Equalogic PS5000 Series (A/A, AP/C)
EMC  [FWNOTE1]  [REGNOTE1]
   Fibre channel support
  • CLARiiON AX/CX/CX-3/CX-4 Ultrascale Series Arrays (A/PC)
  • Symmetrix 3000 Series (A/A, AP/C)
  • Symmetrix 8000 Series (A/A, AP/C)
  • Symmetrix DMX Series (A/A, AP/C)
Hitachi  [FWNOTE3]  [REGNOTE2]
   Fibre channel support
  • 9500V Thunder Series (AP/C)
  • 9900 Lightning Series (9900 and 9900V) (A/A, AP/C)
  • SANRISE2000 (SANRISE2200 and SANRISE2800) (A/A, AP/C)
  • SANRISE9900V (SANRISE9970V and SANRISE9980V) (A/A, AP/C)
  • Universal Storage Platform, Models USP100,USP600,USP1100 (A/A, AP/C)
  • Network Storage Controller, Model NSC55 (A/A, AP/C)
  • Adaptable Modular Storage (AMS) Series (AP/C)
  • Adaptable Modular Storage (AMS) 2000 Series (A/A, AP/C)
  • Workgroup Modular Storage (WMS) Series (AP/C)
  • USP-V, USP-VM (A/A, AP/C)
HP  [FWNOTE4]
   Fibre channel support
  • StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array EVA4x00, EVA6x00, EVA8x00 (A/A, AP/C)  [REGNOTE4]
  • StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array EVA4400 (A/A, AP/C)
  • StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array EVA3000, EVA5000 (A/A, AP/C)  [REGNOTE4]
  • StorageWorks MSA1000, MSA1500 (A/A)
  • StorageWorks MSA2012/2212 (A/A)
  • StorageWorks XP10000/XP12000/XP20000/XP24000 (A/A, AP/C)  [REGNOTE5]
  • StorageWorks XP128/XP1024 (A/A, AP/C)  [REGNOTE5]
  • StorageWorks XP48/XP512 (A/A, AP/C)  [REGNOTE5]
   iSCSI support
  • Proliant DL380 G5 Storage Server (A/A, AP/C)
  • StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array EVA4x00, EVA6x00, EVA8x00 (AP/C)  [REGNOTE4]
   SAS support
  • StorageWorks MSA2012/2212 (A/A)
IBM  [FWNOTE2]
   Fibre channel support
  • System Storage N3000, N5000, N7000 Series (A/A, AP/C)  [REGNOTE3]
  • System Storage DS3400 (AP/C)  [REGNOTE6]
  • System Storage DS4000 Series (AP/C)
  • System Storage DS6000 Series (AP/C)
  • System Storage DS8000 Series (A/A, AP/C)  [REGNOTE6]
  • System Storage SAN Volume Controller (A/A, AP/C)  [REGNOTE6]
  • XIV (A/A)
   iSCSI support
  • System Storage N3000, N5000, N7000 Series (A/A, AP/C)  [REGNOTE3]
  • System Storage DS3300 (AP/C)
   SAS support
  • System Storage DS3200 (AP/C)
NetApp  [FWNOTE6]  [REGNOTE3]
   Fibre channel support
  • FAS3000/V3000 Series (A/A, AP/C)
  • FAS6000/V6000 Series (A/A, AP/C)
  • FAS2000/FAS900/FAS200 Series (A/A, AP/C)
  • NearStore Series (A/A, AP/C)
  • V-Series (GF980cm GF960c, GF270c, V3020, V3050, v6030, V6070) (A/A, AP/C)
   iSCSI support
  • FAS3000/V3000 Series (A/A, AP/C)
  • FAS6000/V6000 Series (A/A, AP/C)
  • FAS2000/FAS900/FAS200 Series (A/A, AP/C)
  • NearStore Series (A/A, AP/C)
  • V-Series (GF980cm GF960c, GF270c, V3020, V3050, v6030, V6070) (A/A, AP/C)
Nihon
   Fibre channel support
  • Unisys SANArena 2200 Series (SANArena 2200 and 2800) (A/A, AP/C)
Pillar Data Systems  [FWNOTE8]
   Fibre channel support
  • Axiom 300/500 (AP/C)
Sun  [FWNOTE5]  [REGNOTE2]
   Fibre channel support
  • StorageTek FlexLine 380 (AP/C)
  • StorEdge 6130, 6140, 6540 Array (AP/C)
  • StorEdge SE9900 Series (StorEdge SE9910 and SE9960) (A/A, AP/C)
  • StorEdge SE9900V Series (StorEdge SE9970V and SE9980V) (A/A, AP/C)
  • StorEdge SE9990 Series (A/A, AP/C)
Xiotech
   Fibre channel support
  • Xiotech (A/A)
 
FW NOTE:Array requirements to support Active/Active DMP DSM in a cluster (VCS/MSCS/WSFC).
  • 1  EMC arrays:
  •  - EMC Symmetrix 8000 Series requires FW 5568.67 or higher
  •  - EMC Symmetrix DMX Series requires FW 5670.73 or higher
  • 2  IBM arrays:
  •  - IBM TotalStorage ESS800/ESS750 requires FW 2.3.2.71 or higher
  •  - IBM System Storage DS6000 Series requires FW 6.1.600.46 or highe
  •  - IBM System Storage DS8000 Series requires FW 6.1.600.46 or higher
  •  - IBM System Storage N3000, N5000, N7000 Series requires ONTAP v7.0.2 or higher
  • 3  Hitachi arrays:
  •  - Hitachi USP models 100, 600, and 1000 requires FW 50-05-22-00/00 or higher
  •  - Hitachi Network Storage Controller (NSC55) requires FW 50-05-22-00/00 or higher
  •  - Hitachi 9900 Lightning Series requires FW 01-19-83-00/00 or higher
  •  - Hitachi 9900V Lightning Series requires FW 21-10-13-00/00 or higher
  • 4  HP arrays:
  •  - HP StorageWorks XP 10000/12000 Disk Array requires FW 50-01-40-00/00 or higher
  •  - HP StorageWorks XP128/XP1024 requires FW 21-09-15 or higher
  •  - HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array EVA4x00, EVA6x00, EVA8x00 requires FW 5030 or higher
  •  - HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array EVA3000, EVA5000 requires FW 4.004 or higher
  • 5  SUN arrays:
  •  - Sun StorEdge Series (StoreEdge SE9910, SE9960, SE9970V, SE9980V and SE9990). Please check with Storage Array Manufacturer's Hardware Compatibility Support Matrices for required FW.
  • 6  NetAPP arrays:
  •  - All require NetApp ONTAP v7.0.2 or higher
  • 7  3PAR arrays:
  •  - InServ E200, S400, S800. Please check with Storage Array Manufacturer's Hardware Compatibility Support Matrices for required FW.
  • 8  Pillar Data Systems arrays:
  •  - Axiom 300/500. Please check with Storage Array Manufacturer's Hardware Compatibility Support Matrices for required FW.
 
REG NOTE: Enabling SCSI-3 PGR on Your Array to Support Active/Active DMP DSM in a Cluster (MSCS/VCS).
  • 1  For storage array type:
  •      - EMC Symmetrix 3000 Series
  •      - EMC Symmetrix 8000 Series
  •      - EMC Symmetrix DMX Series
  •     Use:
  •      - EnableSupportSCSI3Emc.reg to enable SCSI-3 PGR
  •      - DisableSupportSCSI3Emc.reg to disable SCSI-3 PGR
  •  
  • 2  For storage array type:
  •      - Hitachi USP models 100, 600, and 1100
  •      - USP-V, USP-VM
  •      - Hitachi Network Storage Controller (NSC55)
  •      - Hitachi Adaptable Modular Storage (AMS200 and AMS500)
  •      - Hitachi Workgroup Modular Storage (WMS100)
  •      - Hitachi 9900 Lightning Series (9900 and 9900V)
  •      - SANRISE2000 (SANRISE2200 and SANRISE2800)
  •      - SANRISE9900V (SANRISE9970V and SANRISE9980V)
  •      - Unisys SANArena 2200 Series (SANArena 2200 and 2800)
  •      - Sun StorEdge SE9900 Series (StoreEdge SE9910, SE9960, SE9970V, SE9980V and SE9990)
  •     Use:
  •      - EnableSupportSCSI3Hds.reg to enable SCSI-3 PGR
  •      - DisableSupportSCSI3Hds.reg to disable SCSI-3 PGR
  •  
  • 3  For storage array type:
  •      - Network Appliance FAS200/FAS2000/FAS900 Series
  •      - Network Appliance FAS6000/V6000 Series
  •      - Network Appliance FAS3000 Series (FAS3020, FAS3050)
  •      - Network Appliance NearStore Series
  •      - NetApp V-Series (GF980c,GF960c,V3050c,V3020c,GF270c, v6030, V6070)
  •      - IBM System Storage N3000, N5000, N7000 Series
  •     Use:
  •      - EnableSupportSCSI3Netapp.reg to enable SCSI-3 PGR
  •      - DisableSupportSCSI3Netapp.reg to disable SCSI-3 PGR
  •  
  • 4  For storage array type:
  •      - HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array EVA4x00, EVA6x00, EVA8x00
  •      - HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array EVA3000, EVA5000
  •     Use:
  •      - EnableSupportSCSI3HPEVA.reg to enable SCSI-3 PGR
  •      - DisableSupportSCSI3HPEVA.reg to disable SCSI-3 PGR
  •  
  • 5  For storage array type:
  •      - HP StorageWorks XP10000/XP12000/XP20000/XP24000 Disk arrays
  •      - HP StorageWorks XP128/XP512/XP1024
  •     Use:
  •      - EnableSupportSCSI3HPXP.reg to enable SCSI-3 PGR
  •      - DisableSupportSCSI3HPXP.reg to disable SCSI-3 PGR
  •  
  • 6  For storage array type:
  •      - IBM System Storage DS8000 Series
  •      - IBM System Storage DS3400
  •      - IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller
  •     Use:
  •      - EnableSupportSCSI3IBMDS.reg to enable SCSI-3 PGR
  •      - DisableSupportSCSI3IBMDS.reg to disable SCSI-3 PGR
  •  
  • 7  For storage array type:
  •      - IBM TotalStorage ESS800/ESS750
  •     Use:
  •      - EnableSupportSCSI3Ibm.reg to enable SCSI-3 PGR
  •      - DisableSupportSCSI3Ibm.reg to disable SCSI-3 PGR
  •  
  • 8  For storage array type:
  •      - 3PAR E200, S400, S800
  •     Use:
  •      - EnableSupportSCSI3v3paraa.reg to enable SCSI-3 PGR
  •      - DisableSupportSCSI3v3paraa.reg to disable SCSI-3 PGR
  •  
  
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