End of Life Announcement for TWC DNS and TWC Lite Appliances Running on a Dell R410
End of Life Announcement for TWC DNS and TWC Lite Appliances Running on a Dell R420
The appliance comes with a pre loaded, customized, hardened 64-bit, Red Hat Enterprise Linux OS. The kernel is customized by stripping all unnecessary components; thus reducing the number of patches needed and eliminating unnecessary vulnerabilities.
The most secure centralized login management system offered; allowing you to make login password changes from one central location for all appliances. Additionally, the customer can segregate the administrator’s level of authority based on their entitlements. Upon authentication, all keystrokes are logged.
Customized SNMP works with Customer’s existing toolsets such as InfoVista, AlterPoint, HP NMMI, HP Automation and EMC Smarts, thus eliminating training at the NOC, while improving visibility and management of the appliances.
All the critical components will auto restart if there is an interruption in service or if a problem is detected. The auto restart feature will attempt to fix the problem three times in a span of 15 seconds while notifying the customer’s NOC each step of the way.
24 hour world wide support is available with a 4 hour response time in over 101 countries. In lieu of having the customer’s System Administrator repair or rebuild the appliance, any failed appliances can be pulled from the rack, and replaced with a new appliance.
If an appliance stops working, the appliance has the ability to roll back the settings to the last known working configuration. This allows the customer to keep the appliance working, while a trouble ticket is being investigated.
TCPWave Sharkcage can be configured to check the health of an application hosted on it and “inject”a host route into the network using BGP/OSPF to force a preferred route to the appliance. This logic attracts the clients to the closest device.
The Shark Cage appliance comes with pre-installed software to your data centers via the Dell CFI distribution, which means you do not need to spend your valuable money and precious time on obtaining the licenses for the appliances.
Sharkcage deployments is more than just adding servers it delivers server solutions that accelerate your specific workloads and your business. The next-generation of Dell PowerEdge servers was engineered by TCPWave to deliver unmatched performance with greater flexibility.