If you have multiple Oracle VSM’s or multiple IBM TS7700 clusters, this video shows an example of how IntelliMagic Vision can easily let you see how well your tape workloads are balanced across the VSM’s or TS7700’s. This display, which we call a Balance perspective IntelliMagic Vision, lets you see all at once rather than just looking at one VSM or TS7700 at a time.
How to Find Sick But Not Dead (SBND) TS7700 Tape Clusters
Rather than waiting for a remote VTS to fail, you should be reviewing these key TS7700 reports to determine if remote clusters are receiving replication data or not.
Are My Remote Clusters Receiving Replication?
Review these key reports when troubleshooting remote cluster issues or trying to determine if your remote clusters are receiving replication.
TS7700 Synchronous Mode Copy Benefits
Compared to a reduced RPO, a lesser-known benefit to using Synchronous Mode is a more efficient cache flow and therefore a more efficient utilization of the disk cache.
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