A Deployment Guide for IBM Spectrum Scale Unified File and Object Storage

20 Feb 2017, Redpapers ... Because of the explosion of unstructured data that is generated by individuals and organizations, a new storage paradigm that is called object storage has been developed. Object storage stores data in a flat namespace that ...

Cloud Data Sharing with IBM Spectrum Scale

14 Feb 2017, Redpapers ... This IBM® Redpaper™ publication provides information to help you with the sizing, configuration, and monitoring of hybrid cloud solutions using the Cloud data sharing feature of IBM Spectrum Scale™. IBM Spectrum Scale, formerly IBM General ...

IBM Spectrum Archive Enterprise Edition V1.2.2: Installation and Configuration Guide

6 Feb 2017, Redbooks ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication helps you with the planning, installation, and configuration of the new IBM Spectrum™ Archive (formerly IBM Linear Tape File System™ (LTFS)) Enterprise Edition (EE) V1.2.2.0 for the IBM TS3310, IBM TS3500, ...

IBM Spectrum Scale Security

25 Jan 2017, Redpapers ... Storage systems must provide reliable and convenient data access to all authorized users while simultaneously preventing threats coming from outside or even inside the enterprise. Security threats come in many forms, from unauthorized ...

IBM Private, Public, and Hybrid Cloud Storage Solutions

17 Jan 2017, Redpapers ... This IBM® Redpaper™ publication takes you on a journey that surveys cloud computing to answer several fundamental questions about storage cloud technology. What are storage clouds? How can a storage cloud help solve your current and future ...

IBM Spectrum Scale Deployment on IBM SoftLayer

5 Dec 2016, Redpapers ... This IBM® Redpaper™ publication describes various activities that are necessary to deploy IBM Spectrum Scale™ on IBM ...

Enabling Hybrid Cloud Storage for IBM Spectrum Scale Using Transparent Cloud Tiering

1 Dec 2016, Redpapers ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication provides information to help you with the sizing, configuration, and monitoring of hybrid cloud solutions using the transparent cloud tiering (TCT) functionality of IBM Spectrum™ Scale. IBM Spectrum Scale™ ...

Changing Physical Disk Storage in IBM DB2 pureScale: A Practical Example

26 Sep 2016, Web Doc ... IBM® DB2® pureScale® provides continuous availability with multiple active servers that share a common set of disk storage subsystems. DB2 pureScale includes multiple components for high availability (HA), such as IBM Tivoli® System ...

IBM Spectrum Scale: Big Data and Analytics Solution

22 Aug 2016, Redguides ... This IBM® Redguide™ publication describes big data and analytics (BD&A) deployments that are built on IBM Spectrum Scale™. Spectrum Scale is a proven enterprise-level distributed file system that is a high-performance and cost-effective ...

IBM Spectrum Scale (GPFS) for Linux on z Systems

14 Apr 2016, Redpapers ... This IBM® Redpaper™ publication describes IBM Spectrum Scale™ for Linux on z Systems™. This paper helps you install and configure IBM Spectrum Scale (formerly GPFS™) in a disaster recovery configuration. Scenario testing is described for ...

Introduction Guide to the IBM Elastic Storage Server

4 Mar 2016, Redpapers ... This IBM® Redpaper™ publication introduces and describes the IBM Elastic Storage Server as a scalable, high-performance data and file management solution, which is built on proven IBM Spectrum Scale™ technology, formerly IBM General ...

IBM Spectrum Scale and ECM FileNet Content Manager Are a Winning Combination: Deployment Variations and Value-added Features

4 Mar 2016, Redpapers ... This IBM® Redpaper™ publication describes various deployment options to configure IBM enterprise content management (ECM) FileNet® Content Manager components to use IBM Spectrum Scale™ (formerly known as IBM GPFS™) as back-end storage. The ...

Implementing IBM Spectrum Scale

2 Dec 2015, Redpapers ... This IBM® Redpaper™ publication describes IBM Spectrum™ Scale, which is a scalable, high-performance data and file management solution, built on proven IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS™) technology. Providing reliability, performance ...

IBM Spectrum Scale (formerly GPFS)

17 Nov 2015, Redbooks ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication updates and complements the previous publication: Implementing the IBM General Parallel File System in a Cross Platform Environment, SG24-7844, with additional updates since the previous publication version ...

SAS Business Analytics Deployment on IBM POWER8 Processor-Based Systems: With IBM XIV Storage System and IBM FlashSystem

26 Oct 2015, Redpapers ... This IBM® Redpaper™ publication describes the performance tuning guidelines that can help you successfully deploy SAS business analytics on IBM POWER8® processor-based servers. The paper describes the test environment, the testing that was ...

IBM SONAS Best Practices

25 Sep 2015, Redbooks ... As IBM® Scale Out Network Attached Storage (SONAS) is adopted, it is important to provide information about planning, installation, and daily administration. This IBM Redbooks® publication also describes leading tuning practices ...

IBM Spectrum Virtualize and IBM Spectrum Scale in an Enhanced Stretched Cluster Implementation

8 Jul 2015, Redpapers ... Business continuity and continuous application availability are among the top requirements for many organizations. Advances in virtualization, storage, and networking have made enhanced business continuity possible. Information technology ...

IBM Software Defined Infrastructure for Big Data Analytics Workloads

29 Jun 2015, Redbooks ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication documents how IBM Platform Computing, with its IBM Platform Symphony® MapReduce framework, IBM Spectrum Scale (based Upon IBM GPFS™), IBM Platform LSF®, the Advanced Service Controller for Platform Symphony ...

IBM Platform Computing Solutions for High Performance and Technical Computing Workloads

19 Jun 2015, Redbooks ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication is a refresh of IBM Technical Computing Clouds, SG24-8144, Enhance Inbound and Outbound Marketing with a Trusted Single View of the Customer, SG24-8173, and IBM Platform Computing Integration Solutions, ...

Implementing an IBM InfoSphere BigInsights Cluster using Linux on Power

16 Jun 2015, Redbooks ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication demonstrates and documents how to implement and manage an IBM PowerLinux™ cluster for big data focusing on hardware management, operating systems provisioning, application provisioning, cluster readiness ...

Understanding IBM Spectrum Scale for Linux on z Systems (Express Edition)

16 Feb 2015, Solution Guide ... New IBM Spectrum Scale for Linux on z Systems is an extremely powerful file system that is based on the IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS™) technology, which is a proven, scalable, high-performance data and file management solution, ...

IBM Linear Tape File System Enterprise Edition V1.1.1.2: Installation and Configuration Guide

29 Jan 2015, Redbooks ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication helps you with the planning, installation, and configuration of the new IBM Linear Tape File System™ (LTFS) Enterprise Edition (EE) V1.1.1.2 for the IBM TS3310, IBM TS3500, and IBM TS4500 tape libraries. ...

Implementing High Availability and Disaster Recovery in IBM PureApplication Systems V2

27 Jan 2015, Redbooks ... This IBM Redbooks publication describes and demonstrates common, prescriptive scenarios for setting up disaster recovery for common workloads using IBM WebSphere Application Server, IBM DB2, and WebSphere MQ between two IBM PureApplication ...

Understanding Cloud Security Guidelines for IBM Power Systems

18 Dec 2014, Solution Guide ... This IBM Redbooks Solution Guide is an initial guide that introduces cloud security considerations for IBM® Power Systems™. Power Systems are uniquely suited for cloud environments, with their industry leading virtualization, ...

Make Your System Highly Available and Recoverable Using PureApplication System

15 Dec 2014, Solution Guide ... This IBM® Redbooks Solution Guide describes how to use the strategies and the capabilities of IBM PureApplication® System to provide system high availability (HA) and disaster recovery ...

The Value and Benefits of IBM InfoSphere BigInsights Running on IBM System z

26 Nov 2014, Solution Guide ... New technologies, such as Hadoop, use a map/reduce paradigm that enables parallel processing of massive volumes of differently structured data that is spread across potentially hundreds and thousands of nodes. This breaks down the analysis ...

IBM Platform Computing Solutions Reference Architectures and Best Practices

30 Sep 2014, Redbooks ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication demonstrates and documents that the combination of IBM System x®, IBM GPFS™, IBM GPFS-FPO, IBM Platform Symphony®, IBM Platform HPC, IBM Platform LSF®, IBM Platform Cluster Manager Standard Edition, and IBM ...

High Performance Computing Cloud Offerings from IBM Technical Computing

28 Apr 2014, Solution Guide ... The high performance computing cloud offerings from IBM® Technical Computing provide speed and flexibility for big data analytics and high performance technical ...

Adding an IBM LTFS EE Tape Tier to an IBM SCSA Managed Storage Cloud

5 Mar 2014, Web Doc ... IBM® SmartCloud® Storage Access (SCSA) is an IBM storage cloud management software product that enables cloud service with virtualization and automation. IBM Linear Tape File System™ Enterprise Edition (LTFS EE) can use LTFS for the policy ...

IBM Platform HPC for System x

13 Dec 2013, Solution Guide ... IBM® Platform HPC, which is easy-to-use and comprehensive HPC management software, includes a rich set of features that empowers high-performance technical computing users. It helps reduce the complexity of a computing environment and ...

The IBM Parallel Environment (PE) Developer Edition

13 Sep 2013, Solution Guide ... This IBM® Redbooks® Solution Guide describes how to take advantage of the strengths of IBM PE Developers Edition for HPC applications and solve customer challenges and maximize system throughput, performance, and management. This Solution ...

Introduction to IBM Technical Computing Clouds

30 Aug 2013, Solution Guide ... This IBM® Redbooks® Solution Guide introduces IBM Technical Computing as a flexible infrastructure for clients that are looking to reduce capital expenditures, operational expenditures, and energy optimization of resources, or re-use the ...

IBM Platform Computing: Accelerating Business Results for Compute and Data-intensive Applications

17 Jun 2013, Solution Guide ... This IBM® Redbooks® Solution Guide provides information about the different industry solutions that the IBM Platform Computing portfolio offers to help clients manage, maintain, and analyze the growing volumes of data within their ...

IBM System Blue Gene Solution: Blue Gene/Q Service Node Failover using Linux High Availability

22 May 2013, Redpapers ... This IBM® Redpaper™ publication explains how to configure failover for an IBM Blue Gene/Q® service node. This process includes downloading and installing software from the Linux-HA project, configuring clustering and storage, and setting ...

IBM Platform Computing Integration Solutions

1 May 2013, Redbooks ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication describes the integration of IBM Platform Symphony® with IBM BigInsights™. It includes IBM Platform LSF® implementation scenarios that use IBM System x® technologies. This IBM Redbooks publication is written ...

IBM System Storage DS5000 Series Implementation and Best Practices Guide

21 Dec 2012, Redbooks ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication represents a compilation of best practices for deploying and configuring the IBM System Storage® DS5000 Series family of products. This book is intended for IBM technical professionals, Business Partners, ...

Continuous Availability with the IBM DB2 pureScale Feature

31 Oct 2012, Solution Guide ... Designed for organizations that run online transaction processing (OLTP) applications, the IBM® DB2® pureScale® Feature provides clustering technology that helps deliver high availability and exceptional scalability that is transparent to ...

A Guide to the IBM Clustered Network File System

3 Aug 2012, Redpapers ... The Clustered Network File System (CNFS) is a capability based on IBM® General Parallel File System (GPFS™) running on Linux® which, when combined with System x® servers or BladeCenter® Servers, IBM TotalStorage® Disk Systems, and Storage ...

IBM System Blue Gene Solution: Blue Gene/P Application Development

10 Apr 2012, Redbooks ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication is one in a series of IBM books written specifically for the IBM System Blue Gene/P Solution. The Blue Gene/P system is the second generation of a massively parallel supercomputer from IBM in the IBM System ...

Implementing the IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS) in a Cross Platform Environment

30 Jun 2011, Redbooks ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication provides a documented deployment model for IBM GPFS™ in a cross-platform environment with IBM Power Systems™, Linux, and Windows servers. With IBM GPFS, customers can have a planned foundation for file ...

GPFS in the Cloud: Storage Virtualization with NPIV on IBM System p and IBM System Storage DS5300

29 Sep 2010, Redpapers ... The IBM® General Parallel Filesystem (GPFS™) is known for its performance, scalability, availability, and manageability features. It is the file system used in many High Performance Computing (HPC) solutions, scaling to thousands of ...

IBM System Blue Gene Solution: Blue Gene/P System Administration

6 Aug 2010, Redbooks ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication is one in a series of books that are written specifically for the IBM System Blue Gene® supercomputer, Blue Gene/P™, which is the second generation of massively parallel supercomputer from IBM in the Blue ...

Configuration and Tuning GPFS for Digital Media Environments

24 Jun 2010, Redbooks ... In today’s environments, when access to information is more and more demanding, media companies are implementing new solutions for their environments, focusing on performance, availability, and cost. Because GPFS historically comes from ...

IBM Midrange System Storage Implementation and Best Practices Guide

31 Mar 2010, Redbooks ... This IBM® Redbooks® publication represents a compilation of best practices for deploying and configuring IBM Midrange System Storage™ servers, which include the DS4000® and the DS5000 family of products. This book is intended for IBM ...

IBM System Blue Gene Solution: Performance Analysis Tools

4 Jun 2009, Redpapers ... This IBM® Redpaper publication is one in a series of IBM documents written specifically for the IBM System Blue Gene/P Solution. The Blue Gene/P system is the second generation of a massively parallel supercomputer from IBM in the IBM ...

Implementing InfiniBand on IBM System p

17 Sep 2007, Redbooks ... This IBM Redbooks publication will illustrate the installation procedures of InfiniBand on the IBM System p5 with Linux and AIX 5L. InfiniBand adapters, switches, and network management software will be described in this publication. The ...

ILM Library: Information Lifecycle Management Best Practices Guide

4 Feb 2007, Redbooks ... This IBM Redbooks publication focuses on business requirements for information retention. We provide practical recommendations for implementing a robust information management strategy. We also investigate the interactions of the various ...

GPFS Multicluster with the IBM System Blue Gene Solution and eHPS Clusters

23 Oct 2006, Redpapers ... This IBM Redpaper describes a case study in which an IBM System Blue Gene Solution supercomputer is configured to natively access General Parallel File System (GPFS) 2.3 file systems that are owned by an IBM eServer pSeries cluster with ...

Implementing NFSv4 in the Enterprise: Planning and Migration Strategies

11 Jan 2006, Redbooks ... The most recent maintenance release of IBM AIX 5L Version 5.3 includes a significant set of new features added to the NFSv4 implementation. In 2004, the first IBM Redbooks publication devoted to the topic of NFSv4 implementation in AIX 5L ...

Configuration and Tuning GPFS for Digital Media Environments

5 Oct 2005, Web Doc ... In today’s environment, when people demand access to more and more information, media companies are implementing new solutions for their environments, focusing on performance, availability and cost. Because GPFS has its historical roots ...

Configuration and Tuning GPFS for Digital Media Environments

5 Oct 2005, Web Doc ... In today’s environment, when people demand access to more and more information, media companies are implementing new solutions for their environments, focusing on performance, availability and cost. Because GPFS has its historical roots ...

IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Client Node Proxy Support and GPFS

19 May 2005, Web Doc ... This Technote describes IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Client node proxy support and GPFS. The GPFS team has written a routine that performs the following functions on a GPFS file system: scans entire file system for inode changes, creates a ...

Native GPFS Benchmarks in an Integrated p690/AIX and x335/Linux Environment

16 Feb 2005, Redpapers ... A series of benchmark tests were completed during September 4 - 6, 2004, at the IBM Benchmarking Center in Poughkeepsie, NY. The primary goal of these tests was to evaluate GPFS performance for HPC applications in a mixed p690/AIX and ...

GPFS Sequential Input/Output Performance on IBM pSeries 690

21 Dec 2004, Redpapers ... The purpose of this high performance I/O study is to demonstrate that the IBM pSeries 690 has a very powerful I/O subsystem for handling sequential I/O workloads. The study shows that an appropriately configured pSeries 690 system is ...

Benchmark Using x345/GPFS/Linux Clients and x345/Linux/NSD File Servers

3 Aug 2004, Redpapers ... A series of four benchmark tests were completed during September 22-26, 2003 at the IBM Benchmarking Center in Poughkeepsie, NY. The primary focus of these tests was to evaluate GPFS performance for HPC applications on Linux clusters. The ...

GPFS/NSD on Linux/xSeries Using a 100 Megabit Ethernet Network

13 Dec 2003, Redpapers ... A series of four benchmark tests were completed during 22-26 September 2003 at the IBM Benchmarking Center in Poughkeepsie, NY. The primary focus of these tests was to evaluate GPFS performance for HPC applications on Linux clusters. The ...

GPFS/NSD on Linux/xSeries Using a 1 Gigabit Ethernet Network

13 Dec 2003, Redpapers ... A series of four benchmark tests were completed during 22-26 September 2003 at the IBM Benchmarking Center in Poughkeepsie, NY. The primary focus of these tests was to evaluate GPFS performance for HPC applications on Linux clusters. The ...

GPFS/NSD on Linux/xSeries: Experiments Using NFS and Mixed Client/Server Operation

13 Dec 2003, Redpapers ... A series of four benchmark tests were completed during 22-26 September 2003 at the IBM Benchmarking Center in Poughkeepsie, NY. The primary focus of these tests was to evaluate GPFS performance for HPC applications on Linux clusters. The ...

GPFS/NSD on Linux/xSeries Using a Myrinet Network

13 Dec 2003, Redpapers ... A series of four benchmark tests were completed during 22-26 September 2003 at the IBM Benchmarking Center in Poughkeepsie, NY. The primary focus of these tests was to evaluate GPFS performance for HPC applications on Linux clusters. The ...


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