2010-06-09 05:04 AM
My customer wants to build an asymmetric active-passive MetroCluster with two shelves total only (one shelf on first side and another shelf on second).
And we have a questions:
2010-06-09 06:50 AM
It is possible technically with controllers that support software based disk ownership in Metro Cluster (not supported for older models); best practice is to dedicate the whole shelf to head though.
I let someone from NetApp to comment on supportability of such configuration ☺
2010-06-09 06:56 AM
This doc is worth reading:
It does refer to software disk ownership, albeit it doesn't explicitly either disapproves or approves the config in question.