veritas CFS filesystem

Is it possible to use veritas CFS filesystem without using Vertias CVS cluster or do you need to have a Veritas cluster to start with in order to use CFS?
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Kanti PrasadCommented:
Hi

(CFS) allow clustered servers to mount and use the same file system simultaneously. CVM makes logical volumes and raw device applications accessible throughout a cluster. So if you are adding CFS  to VCS configuration you need CVM and DG already setup in the VCS.

CFS file system can run in single instance mode or in a parallel access / cluster mode.  The parallel mode allows for multiple servers (also known as cluster nodes) to simultaneously access the same file system.  The CFS data changes are atomically seen by all cluster nodes simultaneously. Because CFS shares the same binaries and same on-disk layout as single instance CFS, moving between cluster and single instance mode is straightforward.

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