Gartner Research

VERITAS Cluster Server for UNIX Environments

Published: 28 January 2004

ID: G00100487

Analyst(s): Jane Wright , Ann Katan

Summary

VERITAS Cluster Server (VCS) is a high-availability clustering solution that is supported on AIX, HP-UX, Solaris, Windows and Linux. Its strengths lie in its scalability and manageability.

Table Of Contents
  • Corporate Headquarters
  • Overview
    • Add-On Products
    • Product Offerings That Include VCS
  • Analysis
    • Parallel Database Support
    • Service Groups and Workload Management
  • Pricing
    • GSA Pricing
  • Competitors
  • Strengths
    • Cluster Scalability
    • Wide-Area High Availability
    • Integration With Data Management Software
    • Heterogeneous Storage
    • Manageability
  • Limitations
    • Limited Parallel Database Support
    • Component Approach
    • Product Offering Differs by Unix Operating System
  • Insight

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