Showing documents 1 to 5 of 16 results  Next

Results per page: 5 | 10 | 20


cover image

IBM Geographically Dispersed Resiliency for IBM Power Systems
Power Systems

Draft Redbooks, last updated 13 Mar 2017

This IBM Redbooks publication introduces and provides a broad understanding of the new IBM Geographically Dispersed Resiliency for IBM Power Systems solution. The Geographically Dispersed Resiliency for Power Systems solution is a set of software components that together provide a disaster recovery mechanism for virtual machines running on POWER7 processor-based server, or later. This document describes various components, subsystems, and tasks that are associated with the GDR solution. This book is targeted toward technical professionals (consultants, technical support staff, IT Architects, ... [more]


cover image

zPDT 2017 Sysplex Extensions
z Systems Software

Draft Redbooks, last updated 2 Mar 2017

This IBM® Redbooks® publication describes the IBM zPDT® 2017 Sysplex Extensions, which is a package that consists of sample files and supporting documentation to help you get a functioning, data sharing, sysplex up and running with minimal time and effort. This book is a significant revision of a previous IBM Redbooks document, zPDT 2016 Sysplex Extensions, SG24-8315. That previous book is still available on www.redbooks.ibm.com for readers that need the z/OS® 2.1 level of this package. This package is designed and tested to be installed on top of a standard ADCD environment. It provides the ... [more]


cover image

IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller and Storwize V7000 Best Practices and Performance Guidelines
Software Defined Storage

Draft Redbooks, last updated 15 Feb 2017

This IBM® Redbooks® publication captures several of the preferred practices that are based on field experience and describes the performance gains that can be achieved by implementing the IBM System Storage® SAN Volume Controller and Storwize® V7000 powered by IBM Spectrum™ Virtualize V7.8. It highlights configuration guidelines and preferred practices for the storage area network (SAN) topology, clustered system, back-end storage, storage pools and managed disks, volumes, remote copy services, and hosts. Then, this book provides performance guidelines for SAN Volume Controller, back-end ... [more]


cover image

Implementing IBM Storwize V7000 and IBM Spectrum Virtualize V7.8
Software Defined Storage

Draft Redbooks, last updated 5 Jan 2017

Continuing its commitment to developing and delivering industry-leading storage technologies, IBM® introduces the IBM Storwize® V7000 solution powered by IBM Spectrum™ Virtualize, which is an innovative storage offering that delivers essential storage efficiency technologies and exceptional ease of use and performance, all integrated into a compact, modular design that is offered at a competitive, midrange price. The IBM Storwize V7000 solution incorporates some of the top IBM technologies that are typically found only in enterprise-class storage systems, raising the standard for storage ... [more]


cover image

Implementing IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller with IBM Spectrum Virtualize V7.8
Software Defined Storage

Draft Redbooks, last updated 5 Jan 2017

This IBM® Redpaper Redbooks® publication is a detailed technical guide to the IBM System Storage® SAN Volume Controller (SVC), powered by IBM Spectrum™ Virtualize Version 7.8. IBM SAN Volume Controller is a virtualization appliance solution, which maps virtualized volumes that are visible to hosts and applications to physical volumes on storage devices. Each server within the storage area network (SAN) has its own set of virtual storage addresses that are mapped to physical addresses. If the physical addresses change, the server continues running by using the same virtual addresses that it ... [more]


Draft IBM Redbooks are books-in-progress. They are produced on a specific topic during a residency. The intent is to post the information much quicker than the formal publishing process allows. The results you read are less polished than the published book and may contain errors because they have not undergone the formal review that takes place for completed IBM Redbooks. Feedback is very welcome!

IBM Redbooks Mobile App
Redbooks mobile app

The newest version of the official IBM Redbooks mobile app provides automated notifications for new and updated Redbooks content that is specifically tailored to your interests.

App Store badge

Google Play badge

Follow IBM Redbooks

Follow IBM Redbooks