Replacing a failed node with a services appliance

You can use a SG1000 services appliance to recover a failed Gateway Node, a failed non-primary Admin Node, or a failed primary Admin Node that was hosted on VMware, a Linux host, or a services appliance. This procedure is one step of the grid node recovery procedure.

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You must have determined that one of the following situations is true:

About this task

You can use a SG1000 services appliance to recover a failed grid node in the following cases:
  • The failed node was hosted on VMware or Linux (platform change)
  • The failed node was hosted on a services appliance (platform replacement)