Skip to main content

IBM PowerHA SystemMirror for AIX Cookbook

An IBM Redbooks publication


Published on 30 January 2024

  1. .EPUB (5.4 MB)
  2. .PDF (8.6 MB)

Share this page:   

ISBN-10: 0738461385
ISBN-13: 9780738461380
IBM Form #: SG24-7739-02

Authors: Dino Quintero, Tim Simon, Shawn Bodily, Vera Cruz, Sachin P. Deshmukh, Karim El Barkouky, Youssef Largou, Jean-Manuel Lenez, Vivek Shukla and Kulwinder Singh

    menu icon


    This IBM Redbooks® publication can help you install, tailor, and configure the new IBM PowerHA® 7.2.7 product, and understand new and improved features such as migrations, cluster administration, and advanced topics like using Resource Optimized High Availability (ROHA); creating a cross-site Logical Volume Manager (LVM) stretched campus cluster; and running IBM PowerHA SystemMirror® in the IBM Power Virtual Server environment.

    With this book, you can gain a broad understanding of the IBM PowerHA SystemMirror architecture. If you plan to install, migrate, or administer a high availability (HA) cluster, this book is right for you.

    This book can help IBM AIX® professionals who seek a comprehensive and task-oriented guide for developing the knowledge and skills that are required for PowerHA cluster design, implementation, and daily system administration. It provides a combination of theory and practical experience.

    This book is targeted toward technical professionals (consultants, technical support staff, IT architects, and IT specialists) who are responsible for providing HA solutions and support with the IBM PowerHA SystemMirror Standard on IBM Power servers.

    Table of Contents

    Part 1. Introduction

    Chapter 1. Introducing IBM PowerHA SystemMirror for AIX

    Chapter 2. High availability components

    Part 2. Planning, installation, and migration

    Chapter 3. Planning

    Chapter 4. Installation and configuration

    Chapter 5. Migration

    Part 3. Cluster administration

    Chapter 6. Cluster maintenance

    Chapter 7. Cluster management

    Chapter 8. Cluster security

    Part 4. Advanced topics with examples

    Chapter 9. IBM PowerHA and IBM PowerVM

    Chapter 10. Extending resource group capabilities

    Chapter 11. Customizing resources and events

    Chapter 12. Network considerations

    Chapter 13. Cross-Site Logical Volume Manager stretched campus cluster

    Chapter 14. IBM PowerHA and IBM Power Virtual Server

    Chapter 15. Geographic Logical Volume Manager wizard

    Appendix A. Paper planning worksheets

    Appendix B. Cluster Test Tool log


    Others who read this also read