IBM PowerHA SystemMirror V7.2.1 for IBM AIX Updates

An IBM Redbooks publication

Published 23 May 2017, updated 13 March 2019

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ISBN-10: 0738442518
ISBN-13: 9780738442518
IBM Form #: SG24-8372-00
(456 pages)

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


This IBM® Redbooks® publication helps strengthen the position of the IBM PowerHA® SystemMirror® solution with a well-defined and documented deployment models within an IBM Power Systems™ virtualized environment, which provides customers with a planned foundation for business resilience and disaster recovery for their IBM Power Systems infrastructure solutions.

This publication addresses topics to help meet customers' complex high availability and disaster recovery requirements on IBM Power Systems servers to help maximize their
systems' availability and resources, and provide technical documentation to transfer the how-to-skills to users and support teams.

This book is targeted at technical professionals (consultants, technical support staff, IT Architects, and IT Specialists) who are responsible for providing high availability and disaster recovery solutions and support with IBM PowerHA SystemMirror Standard and Enterprise Editions on IBM Power Systems servers.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Introduction to IBM PowerHA SystemMirror for AIX
Chapter 2. IBM PowerHA SystemMirror V7.2.0 and V7.2.1 for IBM AIX new features
Chapter 3. Planning considerations
Chapter 4. What is new with IBM Cluster Aware AIX and Reliable Scalable Clustering Technology
Chapter 5. Migration
Chapter 6. Resource Optimized High Availability
Chapter 7. Geographic Logical Volume Manager configuration assistant
Chapter 8. Automation adaptation for Live Partition Mobility
Chapter 9. IBM PowerHA SystemMirror User Interface
Chapter 10. Cluster partitioning management update
Chapter 11. IBM PowerHA SystemMirror special features
Appendix A. SCSI reservations
Appendix B. IBM PowerHA: Live kernel update support

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