IBM SAN Volume Controller Stretched Cluster with PowerVM and PowerHA

An IBM Redbooks publication

Published 08 August 2013, updated 18 November 2013

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ISBN-10: 0738438502
ISBN-13: 9780738438504
IBM Form #: SG24-8142-00
(364 pages)

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Authors: Jon Tate, Shivendra Ashish, Kameswara Bhaskarabhatla, Huang Chen, William Genovese


This IBM® Redbooks® publication describes the IBM Storage Area Network and IBM SAN Volume Controller Stretched Cluster solution when combined with PowerVM® and PowerHA®. We describe guidelines, settings, and the implementation steps that are necessary to achieve a successful implementation.

This book is for administrators who are familiar with the SAN, IBM SAN Volume Controller, and IBM PowerVM and PowerHA Systems.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Hardware and Software Description
Chapter 3. SAN Volume Controller Implementation
Chapter 4. PowerVM and PowerHA Implementation
Chapter 5. Stretched Cluster Diagnostic and Recovery Guidelines

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