Veritas Storage Foundation™ and High Availability Solutions 6.0.1 Virtualization Guide - AIX

Article:DOC5914  |  Created: 2012-08-19  |  Updated: 2012-11-08  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5914
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Veritas Storage Foundation™ and High Availability Solutions 6.0.1 Virtualization Guide - AIX

Contents

I. Overview of IBM virtualization
1. Overview
Introduction to AIX logical partition (LPAR) virtualization technology
About Veritas Storage Foundation and High Availability products
About Symantec ApplicationHA
Supported configurations for Virtual I/O servers (VIOS) on AIX
Use cases that are addressed by Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions in a PowerVM environment
II. Implementing a VIOS environment
2. Getting started
About setting up logical partitions (LPARs) with Veritas Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions products
Installing and configuring Storage Foundation and High Availability (SFHA) Solutions in the logical partition (LPAR)
Installing and configuring storage solutions in the Virtual I/O server (VIOS)
Installing and configuring Veritas Cluster Server for logical partition and application availability
Installing and configuring ApplicationHA for application availability
Additional documentation
3. Veritas Cluster Server support for managing and monitoring logical partitions (LPARs)
VCS support for IBM PowerVM
Limitations and unsupported LPAR features
Managing logical partition (LPAR) failure scenarios
4. Veritas Cluster Server Solutions for IBM LPARs with Virtual Ethernet
About IBM Virtual Ethernet
VCS configuration in the Virtual Ethernet environment
Virtual Ethernet and Cluster Management Software
5. Storage Foundation and High Availability Virtualization Solutions for IBM LPARs with virtual SCSI Devices
About IBM LPARs with virtual SCSI devices
Using Storage Foundation in the VIO client with virtual SCSI devices
Using Veritas Cluster Server with virtual SCSI devices
6. Veritas Dynamic Multi-Pathing for the Virtual I/O Server
Virtual I/O server overview
Virtual I/O Server (VIOS) requirements
DMP administration and management on Virtual I/O Server
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM) administration and management
Configuring DMP on Virtual I/O Server
Configuring DMP pseudo devices as virtual SCSI devices
Extended attributes in VIO client for a virtual SCSI disk
Virtual IO client adapter settings for Dynamic Multi-Pathing in dual-VIOS configurations
7. Storage Foundation and High Availability Virtualization Solutions for IBM LPARs with N_Port ID Virtualization
About IBM LPARs with N_Port ID Virtualization (NPIV)
Storage Foundation and High Availability Solutions in a N_Port ID Virtualization (NPIV) environment
Installation, patching, and configuration requirements
III. Use cases for IBM virtualization
8. Storage Foundation and High Availability support for Live Partition Mobility
About Live Partition Mobility (LPM)
Storage Foundation and High Availability (SFHA) Solutions support
About VCS support for Live Partition Mobility
Overview of partition migration process
Performance considerations
9. Storage Foundation and High Availability support for IBM Workload Partitions
About IBM Workload Partitions
When to use WPARs
Storage Foundation support for WPARs
WPAR mobility
About VCS support for WPARs
About configuring VCS in WPARs
Configuring AIX WPARs for disaster recovery using VCS
10. Data migration from Physical to Virtual Clients with NPIV
About migration from Physical to VIO environment
Migrating from Physical to VIO environment
11. Boot device management
Using DMP to provide multi-pathing for the root volume group (rootvg)
Boot device on NPIV presented devices

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