V11 SP8

Deprecation Notice for BlueArc File Archiver Agent

The BlueArc File Archiver Agent is deprecated in this version of the software, and you cannot install. For more information about the Obsolescence Policy, see End-of-Life, Deprecated and Extended Support - Obsolescence Policy.


Version 11

Effect of Deprecation

If you have the BlueArc File Archiver Agent installed on an existing client, you cannot upgrade the client to the current software version. You must deconfigure the BlueArc File Archiver Agent before you upgrade the client.

After you upgrade the client, you can perform recovery operations only with the deconfigured agent.

You cannot perform archive jobs with this agent.

For more information about the BlueArc File Archiver Agent, see Overview - BlueArc File Archiver Agent.

Note: If you want to continue to use the BlueArc File Archiver Agent for archiving and recovery operations, you cannot upgrade the client.

Replacement Product

This functionality is now available by using OnePass for Hitachi HNAS (BlueArc). No new license is required for OnePass for Hitachi HNAS (BlueArc). For more information, see Transitioning from a V9 Traditional Archiver Agent to V11 OnePass.