Skip to main content

Implementing Integrated Windows Server through iSCSI to System i5

An IBM Redbooks publication

Note: This is publication is now archived. For reference only.


Published on 31 October 2006, updated 06 May 2008

  1. .PDF (9.9 MB)

Share this page:   

ISBN-10: 0738494941
ISBN-13: 9780738494944
IBM Form #: SG24-7230-00

Authors: Nick Harris, Phil Ainsworth, Edwin Bakker and Gary Hansen

    menu icon


    This IBM Redbooks publication discusses the newest implementation of the Integrated xSeries servers, which utilizes the iSCSI protocol to communicate with the System i5. The iSCSI product offers an additional scalable network connection to the System i5 system bus or the HSL loop. In this book, we discuss:

    The architecture and scenarios for utilizing this new function

    Concepts and terminology of iSCSI

    Planning for the iSCSI environment

    IBM Director Server and iSCSI

    Operating iSCSI Servers

    Backup and Recovery of iSCSI attached servers

    Virtual Ethernet in an iSCSI environment

    This book offers planning and implementation advice and guidance for IBM, IBM Business Partners, and customers.

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1. Introduction to iSCSI integrated server support

    Chapter 2. iSCSI architecture on System i5

    Chapter 4. Installing the iSCSI integrated server

    Chapter 5. Implementing IBM Director Server

    Chapter 6. Managing integrated iSCSI environments

    Chapter 7. Backup and Recovery

    Chapter 8. Virtual Ethernet LAN

    Chapter 9. Scaling your iSCSI network


    Others who read this also read