Verify that your environment meets the system requirements for the Solaris file system.
Use the most recent version of the operating system that is listed. The Commvault software fully supports the most recent version of an operating system, until the vendor ends support. More recent versions of the Commvault software might not install on operating systems that are not supported by the vendor anymore. For information about the support lifecycle of an operating system, contact the vendor.
In a UNIX virtualization environment using Solaris, you can back up and restore data in both global and non-global zones.
Solaris 10.x (Flying Zones supported)
For Solaris 10 and previous releases, you must install the SUNWcry package.
UltraSPARC-II or more recent recommended
Solaris 10 Update 10 or equivalent
For Solaris 10 Update 10 or equivalent, you must install the SUNWcsl and SUNWcry packages.
Job results folder
To calculate the space required for the job results folder, see Job Results Directory Disk Space Calculation.
By default, /var/log is the log directory.
If clustering is supported by the operating system, you can install the software on a cluster. For information about supported cluster types, see Support for Cluster Configuration.
2 GB or more
An additional 1.5 GB for every 500,000 folders in the backup data
Unix File System (UFS)
Oracle ASM Cluster File System (Oracle ACFS)
VERITAS File System (VxFS)
VERITAS Cluster File System (VxCFS)
Zettabyte File System (ZFS)
Extended attributes in the VxFS, UFS, and ZFS file systems
Schedule Jobs Using a Client Computer's Time Zone
The client computer has to be in one of the standard time zones recognized by the CommServe server. Otherwise, the CommServe server is not updated with the client computer's time zone and the jobs scheduled using the client computer's time zone might not run.
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM) 5.0 or a more recent version
Solaris Volume Manager (SVM)
Third-party maintenance (minor) releases or feature releases that are supported by the Commvault software may not be listed in our System Requirements. When possible, Commvault provides information on any known issues related to these minor releases or feature releases. In some cases, these minor releases or feature releases affect how the Commvault software works. Commvault software may experience changes in functionality as the result of the third-party minor release or feature releases. These changes are beyond the control of Commvault. Platforms that are supported in the current version of Commvault software may not be supported in earlier versions of the software. Contact your software provider to ensure that third-party minor releases or feature releases are compatible with the Commvault software.
Additional considerations regarding minimum requirements and End-of-Life policies from third-party vendors also apply.