Fibre Channel Protocol for Linux and z/VM on IBM System z

An IBM Redbooks publication


Abstract

This IBM® Redbooks® publication builds upon the existing Linux for zSeriesLinux on zSeries: Fibre Channel Protocol Implementation Guide, SG24-6344, to produce a System z™ book that includes (among other things):
- A general introduction to Fibre Channel Protocol (FCP) concepts
- Operating system support and usage
- FCP naming and addressing
- FCP devices in the 2.6 Linux® kernel
- N-Port ID Virtualization
- FCP Security topics

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Fibre Channel Protocol concepts
Chapter 2. Installing z/VM to SCSI disks
Chapter 3. Multipath FCP with z/VM
Chapter 4. FCP devices in the 2.6 Linux kernel
Chapter 5. Installing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 on FCP-attached SCSI Devices
Chapter 6. FCP multipathing on SLES10
Chapter 7. Installing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 on FCP-attached SCSI
Chapter 8. FCP multipathing on RHEL 5
Chapter 9. FCP security topics
Chapter 10. The N_Port Virtualization feature




Profile

Publish Date
14 December 2007

Last Update
11 January 2008


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Author(s)

ISBN-10
0738486620

ISBN-13
9780738486628

IBM Form Number
SG24-7266-00

Number of pages
222