Thursday Aug 13, 2009
Tuesday Jun 23, 2009
By BigAdmin team on Jun 23, 2009
Sun.com has information on the Solaris 9 Operating System End of Life transition. Life cycle events (Last Order Date, Last Ship Date, End of Retirement Phase 1, and End of Service Life) will occur at the intervals defined in the life cycle model.
With Solaris 9 Containers software, existing Solaris 9 applications can be moved to Containers on the Solaris 10 OS. Here are more resources:
- Using Solaris 8 and 9 Containers (on the Legacy Applications section of the BigAdmin Upgrade hub)
Monday May 25, 2009
By BigAdmin team on May 25, 2009
Here is a Sun BluePrints paper providing an overview of Solaris Zone Clusters (also called Solaris Containers Clusters), a virtual cluster technology. The article describes how Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) can be deployed on a zone cluster. (Please log in to download.)
Tuesday Mar 24, 2009
By BigAdmin team on Mar 24, 2009
This article from the docs.sun.com group describes the management of Solaris Containers using Sun Ops Center 2.0, with a focus on global and non-global zones. Topics include discovering, patching, and monitoring zones, as well as provisioning an OS with zones.
Friday Jan 30, 2009
By BigAdmin team on Jan 30, 2009
This Sun BluePrints article gives an overview of Solaris Containers, including Solaris Zones and the Solaris Resource Manager, the Oracle License Model for Solaris Containers, creating a Solaris 10 Container, and guidelines for running an Oracle database in Solaris Containers.
Wednesday Oct 01, 2008
By BigAdmin team on Oct 01, 2008
Ever wonder if Sun Cluster software supports Solaris 8 and 9 Containers or Linux Containers? This FAQ describes three patches that support
lx branded zones. Also, there's a link to a blog that describes how Solaris Containers offer a phased approach to upgrading to the Solaris 10 OS.
Thursday Aug 14, 2008
By BigAdmin team on Aug 14, 2008
Here is how to install high availability (HA) Containers with ZFS. The scenario in this community-submitted tech tip uses the Solaris 10 5/08 OS and Solaris Cluster 3.2 software.
Wednesday Jul 16, 2008
By BigAdmin team on Jul 16, 2008
This community-submitted tech tip on the wiki describes how to install and set up Solaris 8 and Solaris 9 Containers on a host system that runs the Solaris 10 OS.
Monday Jun 23, 2008
By BigAdmin team on Jun 23, 2008
Wondering how to move up to the Solaris 10 OS from earlier releases (or from Linux)? We have lots of info for you, including what to consider before you upgrade, tools and resources, services and support, patching, and how to move legacy applications.
Tuesday Jun 10, 2008
By BigAdmin team on Jun 10, 2008
In this new Expert Session on BigAdmin, a Sun engineer answers your questions about how you can move Solaris 8 and 9 applications to Solaris 10 systems. Just click on "Ask Question" to send your question.
Friday May 30, 2008
By BigAdmin team on May 30, 2008
This article discusses using Solaris Containers to move Solaris 8 and Solaris 9 applications into containers on a Solaris 10 system.
Friday May 02, 2008
By BigAdmin team on May 02, 2008
Thursday Apr 10, 2008
By BigAdmin team on Apr 10, 2008
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