Re: VCS/VxFS Vs ASM/CRS
Date: Wed, 10 Jun 2009 08:08:22 -0700 (PDT)
On Jun 10, 5:07 pm, ErikYkema <erik.yk..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
> On Jun 10, 2:32 pm, Harschil <harschi..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi All,
> > We are at
> > Oracle 188.8.131.52 ( 02 Node RAC)
> > VCS,VXFs 4.1
> > HP Ux 11.23
> > and aiming
> > Oracle 10.2.0.4
> > CRS replacing VCS,VxFS
> > Could you please provide the details on CRS.
> > Questions
> > 1. Do we need ASM also as that will be the replacement for VxVM?
> > 2. Licensing cost etc ( extra if any ) involved?
> > 3. Any doc/white papers links pointing details on CRS/ASM?
> > Regards
> What is: VCS,VXFs 4.1, CRS?
VCS = Veritas Cluster Server
VxFS = Veritas File System
CRS = Oracle Cluster-Ready Services
As for the OP's questions:
- No, you can also use raw devices. Under Linux or Windows, you could also use OCFS2. For the sake of ease of administration however, ASM is highly recommended.
- Not sure.
- Plenty, on www.oracle.com and all over the Internet.
Vladimir M. Zakharychev
N-Networks, makers of Dynamic PSP(tm) http://www.dynamicpsp.com Received on Wed Jun 10 2009 - 10:08:22 CDT