The Rocket support team does an excellent job of resolving your issues and providing how to information, but they can’t read your mind. There is a certain amount of information that you should always provide to the support team to help them help you.
In iCluster 7.1 we introduced a new feature called the Access Path Rebuild Controller. Yes I admit it wasn’t the sexiest name for a new feature but PowerHA was already taken!
It’s time for a history lesson. If you look at either the Primary or Backup monitors you will see Option 12 = History. What exactly is behind that option? In a previous post, we discussed the CHGHASMON command which starts or changes the collection process for the Primary History monitor.
Did you know that since Rocket Software acquired the iCluster business from IBM in January of 2012, that the iCluster product has gone through 2 major releases (Rocket iCluster 7.1 and Rocket iCluster 7.1 TR1) with a third major release scheduled for Q4 of this year?
If you are having communications issues, you can see some of the internal comms messages that are generated by iCluster behind the scenes to assist in problem resolution.
The iCluster command DMAUTOCFG is great for initially configuring your iCluster environment, but did you also know it can be used even after you are up and running?