Installing a services appliance (platform change only)

When you are recovering a failed grid node that was hosted on VMware or a Linux host and you are using a SG1000 services appliance for the replacement node, you must first install the new appliance hardware using the same node name as the failed node.

Before you begin

You must have the following information about the failed node:

About this task

Perform this procedure only if you are recovering a failed node that was hosted on VMware or Linux and are replacing it with a node hosted on a services appliance.

Steps

  1. Follow the instructions for installing a new SG1000 services appliance.
  2. When prompted for a node name, use the node name of the failed node.