IBM Geographically Dispersed Resiliency for IBM Power Systems

An IBM Redbooks publication

Published 31 March 2017, updated 02 May 2017

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ISBN-10: 0738442445
ISBN-13: 9780738442440
IBM Form #: SG24-8382-00
(428 pages)

Authors: Dino Quintero, Shawn Bodily, Bernhard Buehler, Bunphot Chuprasertsuk, Bing He, Maria-Katharina Esser, Fabio Martins, Matthew W Radford, Anthony Steel

Abstract

This IBM® Redbooks® publication introduces and provides a broad understanding of the new IBM Geographically Dispersed Resiliency for IBM Power Systems™ solution.

The IBM Geographically Dispersed Resiliency for Power Systems solution is a set of software components that together provide a disaster recovery (DR) mechanism for virtual machines (VMs) running on an IBM POWER7® processor-based server or later. This document describes various components, subsystems, and tasks that are associated with the IBM Geographically Dispersed Resiliency for Power Systems solution.

This book is targeted at technical professionals (consultants, technical support staff, IT Architects, and IT Specialists) that are responsible for providing high availability (HA) and DR solutions and support on IBM Power Systems servers.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. High availability and disaster recovery overview
Chapter 2. Planning for IBM Geographically Dispersed Resiliency
Chapter 3. Storage and SAN setup for the IBM Geographically Dispersed Resilience environment
Chapter 4. Installation and configuration for the IBM Geographically Dispersed Resilience deployment
Chapter 5. Managing and administering
Chapter 6. Testing scenarios

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