IBM zEnterprise EC12 Configuration Setup

An IBM Redbooks publication

Published 28 May 2013

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ISBN-10: 0738438065
ISBN-13: 9780738438061
IBM Form #: SG24-8034-00
(654 pages)

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Authors: Karan Singh, Sandra Tomoko Minami Abe, Srikanth R. Adige, Lei Ming Cao, Joao Francisco Veiga Kiffer, Woojin Lee, Gianmauro De Marchi, Kazuhiro Nakajima, Botrous Thalouth


This IBM® Redbooks® publication helps you install, configure, and maintain the IBM zEnterprise EC12 server. The zEC12 offers new functions that require a comprehensive understanding of the available configuration options. This book presents configuration setup scenarios, and describes implementation examples in detail.

This book is intended for systems engineers, hardware planners, and anyone who needs to understand IBM System z® configuration and implementation. Readers should be generally familiar with current IBM System z technology and terminology. For details about the zEC12 server, see IBM zEnterprise EC12 Technical Introduction, SG24-8050, and IBM zEnterprise EC12 Technical Guide, SG24-8049.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Channel Subsystem
Chapter 2. Configuration Planning
Chapter 3. I/O Autoconfiguration on IBM zEnterprise EC12 processors
Chapter 4. Upgrading from an IBM System IBM zEnterprise 196 to an IBM zEnterprise EC12
Chapter 5. Replacing an IBM System z10 EC/z196 with an IBM zEnterprise EC12
Chapter 6. Installing a new IBM zEnterprise EC12
Chapter 7. Installing an extra IBM zEnterprise EC12
Chapter 8. Server Time Protocol Setup
Chapter 9. Crypto Express4S Configuration
Chapter 10. Reserved logical partitions
Chapter 11. Preparing the zEC12 for the zEnterprise BladeCenter Extension Model 003
Chapter 12. Flash Express

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