Risks and limitations of using MetroCluster Tiebreaker in active mode

Switchover upon detection of a site failure happens automatically, with MetroCluster Tiebreaker in active mode. This mode can be used to supplement the ONTAP/FAS automatic switchover capability.

When you implement MetroCluster Tiebreaker in active mode, the following known issues might lead to data loss:

Note: You might encounter scenarios that are not mentioned. NetApp is not responsible for any damages that may arise out of use of MetroCluster Tiebreaker in active mode. Do not use MetroCluster Tiebreaker in active mode if the risks and limitations are not acceptable to you.