Sun Cluster 3.1 Concepts Guide

Hardware Installation and Service Viewpoint

To hardware service people, the SunPlex system looks like a collection of off-the-shelf hardware that includes servers, networks, and storage. These components are all cabled together so that every component has a backup and no single point of failure exists.

Key Concepts for Hardware

Hardware service people need to understand the following cluster concepts.

Suggested Hardware Conceptual References

The following sections contain material relevant to the preceding key concepts:

Relevant SunPlex Documentation

The following SunPlex document includes procedures and information associated with hardware service concepts: