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Veritas.SQLServer.2008.mp
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 Basic information
Release date: 2016-06-17 07:00:00
Technote: Latest Symantec Management Packs (MP) for Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2012 / 2012 R2
Documentation: None
Popularity: 1641 viewed    41 downloaded
Download size: 92 KB
Checksum: 8fdd919199edc9b1ae9401c463a5b6c4b618d974a7b9f1b601f944f342ef10aa

 Applies to one or more of the following products:
Cluster Server 6.0 On SCOM 2012R2
Cluster Server 6.0.1 On SCOM 2012R2
Cluster Server 6.0.2 On SCOM 2012R2
Cluster Server 6.1 On SCOM 2012R2
InfoScale Availability 7.0 On SCOM 2012R2
InfoScale Availability 7.1 On SCOM 2012R2
InfoScale Enterprise 7.0 On SCOM 2012R2
InfoScale Enterprise 7.1 On SCOM 2012R2
Storage Foundation HA 6.0 On SCOM 2012R2
Storage Foundation HA 6.0.1 On SCOM 2012R2
Storage Foundation HA 6.0.2 On SCOM 2012R2
Storage Foundation HA 6.1 On SCOM 2012R2

 Fixes the following incidents:
3875145

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                          * * * READ ME * * *

						  
This document provides the following information:

   * PATCH NAME
   * BASE PRODUCTS FOR THE PATCH
   * SUMMARY OF INCIDENTS FIXED BY THE PATCH
   * DETAILS OF INCIDENTS FIXED BY THE PATCH
   * INSTALLING THE PATCH
   * REMOVING THE PATCH
   * SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS   


PATCH NAME
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Veritas.SQL.Server2008_6.1.0.0


BASE PRODUCTS FOR THE PATCH
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   * Veritas Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions for Windows


SUMMARY OF INCIDENTS FIXED BY THE PATCH
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* 3862422  - This package contains the VCS application management pack for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2.


DETAILS OF INCIDENTS FIXED BY THE PATCH
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This patch fixes the following Veritas incidents:

* 3862422 

SYMPTOM:
Issue 1: This package contains the VCS application management pack for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 SP2 required for monitoring SQL Server 2008 configured under VCS in a SCOM environment.

Issue 2: In Symantec SQL 2008 Management Pack version 6.0.0, for a newly added SQL instance, you are unable to discover the some properties in the Database engine discoveries.

DESCRIPTION:
Issue 1: This package contains the Veritas Cluster Server Application Management Pack. With this management pack, you can monitor SQL Server 2008 configured under Cluster Server in a System Center Operations Manager 2012 monitoring environment.

Issue 2: In Symantec SQL 2008 Management Pack version 6.0.0, for a newly added SQL instance, you are unable to discover the following properties in the Database engine discoveries:
1) Instance Type
2) Instance ID
3) TCP Port 

			
Supported SCOM versions:
                - Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2012 SP1

Supported Applications: 
	- Microsoft SQL Server 2008 SP1, SP2

Supported Microsoft SQL 2008 Management Pack version: 6.6.0.0
	- Microsoft SQL Server 2008 (Discovery)
                  - Microsoft SQL Server 2008 (Monitoring)
	- Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Mirroring (Discovery)
	- Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Mirroring (Monitoring)		
                  - Microsoft SQL Server 2008 (Presentation)

RESOLUTION:
Issue 1: This package contains the VCS application management pack for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 required for monitoring SQL Server 2008 configured under VCS in a SCOM 2012 environment.

Issue 2: With this package, you can now discover the previously missing properties for the newly added SQL instances. 

Import the Management Pack. Refer to the "Cluster Server Management Pack Guide for Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2012" for instructions.

File name / Version:
Veritas.SQLServer.2008.mp / 6.1.0.0


INSTALLING THE PATCH
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Prerequisites:
+++++++++++++
Before you proceed, ensure that following prerequisites are completed:

- Verify that Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2012 SP1 infrastructure is set up and configured correctly.
See the Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2012 documentation for more information.
- Verify that Microsoft SQL 2008 management pack version 6.6.0.0 is imported. 
- Download and import the VCS Library Management Pack on the management server.
See the Cluster Server Library Management Pack Guide for System Center Operations Manager for instructions.

Install instructions: 
++++++++++++++++++++
[1] Download and extract the patch zip file to a temporary location on your system.

[2] Log on to the computer with an account that is a member of the Operations Manager Administrators role for the Operations Manager management group.
[3] In the Operations Console, click Administration  > Management packs.


[4] Select "SQL Server 2008 by Symantec" and click Delete in right pane.

[5] Import the VCS SQL Server 2008 management pack file, Veritas.SQLServer.2008.mp from temporary location where it was extracted.
Note that the VCS SQL Server 2008 management pack requires the original SQL Server 2008 management packs provided by Microsoft.
See the Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2012 documentation for instructions on importing management packs.

About the VCS SQL Server 2008 management pack
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
The VCS SQL Server 2008 management pack contains rules to discover SQL 2008 virtual servers configured under VCS. The VCS SQL Server 2008 management pack also customizes the discoveries that are included in the original SQL Server 2008 management packs provided by Microsoft. 

List of Microsoft management pack discoveries:
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
The following discoveries of the Microsoft SQL Server 2008 management packs are overridden to disable for Windows Server:
.
- Discover SQL 2008 Database Engines (Windows Server)
	(Microsoft.SQLServer.2008.DBEngineDiscoveryRule.Server)
- Discover SQL 2008 Reporting Services (Windows Server)
	(Microsoft.SQLServer.2008.ReportingServicesDiscoveryRule.Server)
- Discover SQL 2008 Analysis Services (Windows Server)
	(Microsoft.SQLServer.2008.AnalysisServicesDiscoveryRule.Server)

List of VCS management pack discoveries: 
The following discoveries are customised in the VCS SQL Server 2008 management:
.
- Discover SQL 2008 Database Engines (Windows Server) by Veritas
	(Veritas.SQLServer.2008.DBEngineDiscoveryRule.Server)
- Discover SQL 2008 Reporting Services (Windows Server) by Veritas
	(Veritas.SQLServer.2008.ReportingServicesDiscoveryRule.Server)
- Discover SQL 2008 Analysis Services (Windows Server) by Veritas
	(Veritas.SQLServer.2008.AnalysisServicesDiscoveryRule.Server)

REMOVING THE PATCH
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SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS
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This fix is provided without warranty of any kind including the warranties of title or implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. Veritas disclaims all liability relating to or arising out of this fix.  
It is recommended that the fix be evaluated in a test environment before implementing it in your production environment. 
When the fix is incorporated into a Storage Foundation for Windows maintenance release, the resulting Hotfix or Service Pack must be installed as soon as possible. Veritas Technical Services will notify you when the maintenance release (Hotfix or Service Pack) is available if you sign up for notifications from the Veritas support site https://www.veritas.com/support and/or 
from Veritas Services and Operations Readiness Tools (SORT) http://sort.veritas.com.


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