Guide to IBM PowerHA SystemMirror for AIX Version 7.1.3

An IBM Redbooks publication

Published 28 September 2014, updated 16 June 2015

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ISBN-10: 0738439819
ISBN-13: 9780738439815
IBM Form #: SG24-8167-00
(504 pages)

Authors: Dino Quintero, Alex Abderrazag, Bernhard Buehler, Primitivo Cervantes, Bharathraj Keshavamurthy, Kunal Langer, Luciano Martins, Ashish Nainwal, Minh Pham, Katharina Probs, Matt Radford, Bjorn Roden, Michael Schmut, Isac Silva, Yefei Song, Ben Swinney, Ashraf Ali Thajudeen, Marian Tomescu, Sascha Wycisk

Abstract

This IBM® Redbooks® publication for IBM Power Systems™ with IBM PowerHA® SystemMirror® Standard and Enterprise Editions (hardware, software, practices, reference architectures, and tools) documents a well-defined deployment model within an IBM Power Systems environment. It guides you through a planned foundation for a dynamic infrastructure for your enterprise applications.

This information is for technical consultants, technical support staff, IT architects, and IT specialists who are responsible for providing high availability and support for the IBM PowerHA SystemMirror Standard and Enterprise Editions on IBM POWER® systems.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Introduction to IBM PowerHA SystemMirror for AIX 7.1.3, Standard and Enterprise Editions
Chapter 2. Basic concepts
Chapter 3. What's new in IBM PowerHA SystemMirror 7.1.3
Chapter 4. Migration
Chapter 5. IBM PowerHA cluster simulator
Chapter 6. Implementing DB2 with PowerHA
Chapter 7. Smart Assist for SAP 7.1.3
Chapter 8. PowerHA HyperSwap updates
Chapter 9. RBAC integration and implementation
Chapter 10. Dynamic host name change (host name takeover)
Chapter 11. PowerHA cluster monitoring
Appendix A. Repository disk recovery procedure
Appendix B. Custom monitoring scripts

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