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Can Performance Center handle a fault tolerant Spectrum system

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Article ID: 214616

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CA Performance Management - Usage and Administration

Issue/Introduction

Does the Spectrum Data Source configuration in PM support the Spectrum Fault Tolerant setup.  If it fails over to a different fault tolerant host, then he would expect that we would lose connectivity to Spectrum and the integration for alarming. 

The Data Source has a spot for Host Name and we have the primary Spectrum server host name in place- what is best practice or recommended configuration to support Spectrum’s fault tolerant setup?

Cause

if SpectroServer fails over, the integration will not work until the primary comes back.  Will show BUSY in Data Sources

All the landscapes need to be online. If it fails over to the secondary SS, they will not be

 

Environment

Release : 20.2  -  21.2

Component : PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT INTEGRATIONS

Resolution

From Spectrum 10.4.2, when DX NetOps Spectrum is set up in FT mode, and the primary host fails, DX NetOps Spectrum runs on the secondary host.

In such a situation only events are pulled from DX Performance Management to DX NetOps Spectrum. However, inventory sync is not supported.

https://techdocs.broadcom.com/us/en/ca-enterprise-software/it-operations-management/spectrum/10-4-2/release-information/features-and-enhancements-10421.html#concept.dita_74630ff8e83cd59592f994d76127c7a97e847997_EventHandlinginFTScenario