Upgrade FalconStor CDPVA from 8.0 to 9.0

Please refer to the steps below on how to upgrade Falconstor CDPVA from 8.0 to 9.0 Verify the existing version of CDPVA [[email protected] etc]# cat redhat-release Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.5 (Santiago) #!/bin/sh cdp=”192.168.1.110″ username=”root” password=”IPStor101″ #Login to CDP iscon login -s $cdp -u $username -p $password Command: login executed successfully. #Get CDP … Read more

How to Shrink Snapshot Resource in CDPVA

We receive a call from our client saying that Servers protected by FalconStor DiskSafe Agent stopped creating snapshot since last week and we noticed that the root cause of the issues was the FalconStor CDP is running of out of space. Please refer to the steps on How to Shrink Snapshot Resource in CDPVA When … Read more

Configuration of FalconStor RecoveryTrac

RecoverTrac Events Event Type TimeStamp Type Name Session Operation Description Information 11/23/20 17:34:37 Job TEST-UAT-2016 2 Test Power on the VM (DR-WIN-2016) succeeded. Information 11/23/20 17:34:34 Job TEST-UAT-2016 2 Test Disk devices were successfully assigned to virtual machine (DR-WIN-2016) on hypervisor (NUC2). Information 11/23/20 17:34:34 Job TEST-UAT-2016 2 Test Test Recovery Succeeded for Host (UAT-WIN2016) … Read more

Mount Snapshot created with DiskSafe in CentOS7

Please refer to the steps below on how to Mount Snapshot created with DiskSafe in CentOS7 List all the availble snapshot and record down the timestamp ID [[email protected] ~]# dscli snapshot list sda All snapshots of sda Snapshot 1: Snapshot Timestamp = 1535448502(2018/08/28 17:28:22) Snapshot Blocks Count = 6299648 Mounted = NO Snapshot 2: Snapshot … Read more

Install DiskSafe Agent in CentOS7

Please refer to the steps below on how to install DiskSafe Agent in CentOS7 1. Prepare a Fresh Installation of CentOS7 with Basic Configuration 2. Transfer DiskSafe for Linux to CentOS 7 #Transfer the DiskSafe Agent to CentOS7 via SCP scp disksafe-4.22-2203-ima-3.01-830-linux.tgz [email protected]:/tmp #Extract the DiskSafe Agent tar -xzvf /tmp/disksafe-4.22-2203-ima-3.01-830-linux.tgz #Install ISCSI & LSOF yum … Read more

Protect Windows Server with FalconStor DiskSafe Agent

Please refer to the steps below on how to Protect Windows Server with DiskSafe Agent Download the FalconStor DiskSafe Agent 4-22.2216 (Around 105MB) and install it to Windows 2012R2 Server. it will prompt to reboot server once the DiskSafe Agent is installed Start the ISCSI Services Get-Service | ? name -like “*iscsi*” | Start-Service Click … Read more