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July, 2014

  • 5 July

    VMware vSphere Interview Questions – Part 1

    VMware infrastructure become very large day by day and VMware is keep on integrating new technologies to their newer vSphere releases.   Its becoming quite difficult for VMware  newbies to understand the technology and  product completely.  This article will answer many questions for VMware beginners about the VMware vSphere product offerings and features.I have not explained  the products and features …

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  • 2 July

    How to setup oracle Solaris cluster on VMware workstation ?

    Getting opportunity to work on cluster environment is very difficult on big companies due to security problem. If you get opportunity also you can’t play much on it  since most of the cluster environments will be critical to the client. To learn any operating system cluster, you have to build it  by your own  and  configuring the resource groups and …

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  • 1 July

    How to configure High Availability zone on Solaris cluster ?

    In this article, we will see how we can add local zone as a resource in Solaris cluster to make the zone highly available. In the past we have seen similar setup in veritas cluster. By configuring zone as a resource, if any one node fails ,automatically zone will fly to other node with minimal downtime.(Flying zone on Solaris). Once …

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  • 1 July

    How to create Resource Group on Solaris cluster ?

    This article will help you to create a resource group on Solaris cluster and adding couple of resource to it. Resource group is similar to service group in veritas  cluster which bundles the resources in one logical unit. Once you have configured the Solaris two node cluster and added the quorum devices, you can create a resource group. Once we …

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June, 2014

  • 30 June

    How to configure Quorum devices on Solaris cluster ?

    Once you have configured the Solaris cluster , you have to add the quorum device for additional voting process. Without Quorum devices, cluster will be in installed mode. You can verify the status using “cluster show -t global | grep installmode” command.Each node in a configured cluster has one ( 1 ) quorum vote and cluster require minimum two vote …

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  • 27 June

    How to Deploy VMturbo Operation Manager ?

    Virtualization reduced the infrastructure cost by utilizing the hardware more efficiently and  offers lot of other benefits.But Managing the virtual infrastructure is one of the difficult task since thousands of virtual objects are involved. Since the virtual machines are sharing the hardwares, we have to identify the critical virtual machines and needs to configure the service level priorities.Monitoring the hypervisor performance …

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  • 25 June

    How to configure Solaris two node cluster on Solaris 10 ?

    Once you have installed the Solaris cluster on Solaris 10 nodes, you can start configuring  the Solaris cluster according to the requirement . If you are planning for two node cluster, then you need two Solaris 10 hosts with 3 NIC cards and shared storage .You have to provide two dedicated NIC for cluster heartbeat.Also you need to setup up …

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  • 25 June

    How to install Solaris Cluster 3.3 on Solaris 10 ?

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    Here we will see how to install oracle Solaris Cluster  3.3 u2 on Solaris 10 x86 system. I haven’t showed any interest on Solaris cluster but getting many requests to write about it. So i took some time and now i am back with Solaris Cluster series articles which will help you to setup the cluster from scratch.Our goal will …

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