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There’s No Good Time for Downtime—Take Pre-emptive Steps before It Happens!

Diana_Z ‎05-15-2014 03:42 PM - edited ‎09-30-2015 07:03 AM

Guest blog by Bhaskar GM, HP Servers 


HP Serviceguard Solutions for Linux clusters protect your mission critical applications from unplanned downtime and reduce planned downtime by monitoring the health of your critical application and it resources. Upon detecting any failure in your application, Serviceguard for Linux automatically and transparently fails over the applications quickly to an adoptive node without compromising data integrity.


Deploying popular applications in Serviceguard for Linux clusters is simple an easy and does not required scripting. Serivceguard’s application targeted Toolkit products provide out of box integration for all major databases and enterprise applications. Serviceguard for Linux solutions Metrocluster and Continentalclusters extend Serviceguard’s robust failover mechanism between data centers, several hundreds of kilometers apart, allowing you to build automatic disaster recovery for your mission critical applications.


The new version Serviceguard for Linux A.12.00.0 is available in three editions Base, Advanced and Enterprise, and includes the following key features:

  • Increased scalability optimized for private cloud (32 nodes)
  • Easy installation and configuration across multiple nodes in 3 steps
  • Serviceguard for Linux support of SAP HANA – eliminates the need for complex manual recovery procedures and minimizing unplanned downtime in case of a component outage within a HANA appliance
  • The new Serviceguard Manager for Linux – provides easy yet powerful administration of multiple HP Serviceguard for Linux clusters from a single window.
  • Load sensitive package placement – ensures applications are distributed optimally among cluster nodes to ensure proper utilization without affecting availability
  • Cluster Analytics and Simulation – a new manageability feature that reports vital cluster metrics to help you gain a better understanding of your configuration and the impact of administrative tasks on your cluster before actually executing them

To learn more about Serviceguard for Linux and see it in action, register and invite your customers and channel partners to attend the upcoming HP Infrastructure Management Technical Webinar on May 28, 2014 at 10 am CT (USA time) featuring HP Serviceguard for Linux.


In this session you, your customers and channel partners will see a technical demo and learn how HP Serviceguard for Linux:

  • Provides fast robust failover and recovery, even in large clusters
  • Protects against disasters and major site outages, regardless of the distance
  • Reduces downtime to near zero during maintenance and upgrades


Register now for the webinar titled “Updates on HP Serviceguard Solutions for Linux”

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on ‎05-18-2014 10:55 PM

Quite insightful !

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