New infrastructure design

Last post 09-30-2020, 7:33 AM by Thomas S. 2 replies.
Sort Posts: Previous Next
  • New infrastructure design
    Posted: 02-10-2020, 7:28 AM

    Hello everybody,

    We have now decided to consolidate the infrastructure and only outsource the backup to another location.
    What used to be in two data centers is now in one.
    In order to have some more security, the systems will be housed in two different sections and connected to each other.
    The second data center will only house the storage for the backups.
    Since we used to have a media agent in each data center, I now ask myself how we should best proceed in the new setup.
    Has anyone here already had the same experience ?
    Where should the two Media Agents be used now ?
    I have two drawings attached. DCnow and DCnew.
    I'd appreciate your suggestions.

    Greetings

    Thomas



    Attachment: DCnow.jpg DCnew.jpg
  • Re: New infrastructure design
    Posted: 09-29-2020, 9:29 AM

    Hi,

    what bandwith is the connection between the two sections? If it can be done via DC-Cabling with high bandwith I'd do the following:

    As the mediaagents are responsible for controlling the backupstorage, I'd place them in the same section as the backupstorage. 

    If section 1 (OnlineStorage + Servers) goes down you should still be able to restore the data.

    Just my 2 Cents.

    BR

  • Re: New infrastructure design
    Posted: 09-30-2020, 7:33 AM

    Hello

    Thanks for the feedback. Unfortunately, the subject has been settled in the meantime.

    Greetings

    Thomas

The content of the forums, threads and posts reflects the thoughts and opinions of each author, and does not represent the thoughts, opinions, plans or strategies of Commvault Systems, Inc. ("Commvault") and Commvault undertakes no obligation to update, correct or modify any statements made in this forum. Any and all third party links, statements, comments, or feedback posted to, or otherwise provided by this forum, thread or post are not affiliated with, nor endorsed by, Commvault.
Commvault, Commvault and logo, the “CV” logo, Commvault Systems, Solving Forward, SIM, Singular Information Management, Simpana, Commvault Galaxy, Unified Data Management, QiNetix, Quick Recovery, QR, CommNet, GridStor, Vault Tracker, InnerVault, QuickSnap, QSnap, Recovery Director, CommServe, CommCell, SnapProtect, ROMS, and CommValue, are trademarks or registered trademarks of Commvault Systems, Inc. All other third party brands, products, service names, trademarks, or registered service marks are the property of and used to identify the products or services of their respective owners. All specifications are subject to change without notice.
Close
Copyright © 2020 Commvault | All Rights Reserved. | Legal | Privacy Policy