This IBM® Redpaper™ publication describes IBM Power Enterprise Pools, a technology for dynamically sharing processor and memory activations among a group (or pool) of IBM Power Systems™ enterprise class servers. Using mobile Capacity on Demand (CoD) activation codes, your systems administrator can perform tasks without contacting IBM. To use the Power Enterprise Pools feature, you need only to upgrade to Hardware Management Console (HMC) V7.8.
Power Enterprise Pools can support your business goals in the following ways:
This paper is directed at experienced IBM Power Systems users and to decision-makers who want to know how Power Enterprise Pools can improve the IT efficiencies in their organization.
Technical benefits of implementing Power Enterprise Pools
How Power Enterprise Pools work
Requirements and specifications
Working with Power Enterprise Pool HMCs
Power Enterprise Pool properties
Power Enterprise Pool compliance information