DB2 10.1 HADR Multiple Standbys

The multiple standby HADR feature provides database administrators (DBAs) with a single technology to provide both high availability (HA) as well as disaster recovery (DR). This paper shows how HADR multiple standbys can be set up, configured, and monitored. In addition, various examples demonstrate how HADR multiple standby behaves in different failure scenarios.

In this white paper

  • Business value of HADR
  • Introduction
  • Planning for multiple standbys
  • Configuring multiple standbys
  • Setting up multiple standbys
  • Adding and dropping standby targets
  • Takeover
  • Automation
  • Log archiving considerations
  • Reads on standby
  • Rolling upgrade
  • Log spooling
  • Delayed log replay on standby
  • NAT - Network Address Translation
  • Monitoring
  • Multiple standby performance
  • Conclusion
  • Acknowledgements
  • Resources
  • About the authors

Downloadable resources


Related topics

  • Learn more about Automated Cluster Controlled HADR (High Availability Disaster Recovery) Configuration Setup using the IBM DB2 High Availability Instance Configuration Utility (db2haicu).
  • Visit the DB2 Version 10.1 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Information Center to learn more about configuring a clustered environment using DB2 High Availability Instance Configuration Utility (db2haicu).
  • Learn more about the HADR simulator to help you estimate HADR performance without starting a database.
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