This course explains the new features and benefits of virtualization including processor virtualization, Virtual I/O Server, and virtual devices, such as virtual Ethernet, virtual SCSI, and virtual Fibre Channel adapters.COURSE OBJECTIVES:
Discuss the advantages or value of PowerVM edition's featuresDefine micro-partitioning and shared processor LPARsDiscuss the benefits of simultaneous multithreadingDiscuss and configure the Integrated Virtual Ethernet (IVE)Install and configure the Virtual I/O ServerConfigure virtual network devices, such as virtual Ethernet and shared Ethernet adaptersConfigure virtual SCSI and virtual Fibre Channel storage adaptersConfigure virtual SCSI target devices on a virtual SCSI adapterDefine file-backed storage pools and file-backed virtual optical devicesIdentify single points of failure in virtualized environmentsConfigure multiple VIO servers for high availabilityConfigure advanced virtual networking optionsConfigure the shared Ethernet adapter failover featureConfigure advanced virtual SCSI optionsConfigure MPIO in a VIO server's client partitionManage the service events, configure call home, add, exchange FRUs, and discuss FSP failoverPerform PowerVM (VIOS) Maintenance
- Unit 1: Introduction to partitioning
- Exercise 1: Power Systems documentation overview
- Unit 2: HMC V8 enhancements
- Exercise 2: HMC enhanced interface
- Unit 3: Processor virtualization
- Exercise 3: Processor virtualization configuration
- Unit 4: Virtual Ethernet
- Exercise 4: Virtual Ethernet adapter configuration
- Unit 5: Virtual I/O Server and Shared Ethernet Adapter
- Exercise 5: Virtual I/O Server configuration
- Unit 6: Virtual SCSI devices
- Exercise 6: Client partition configuration
- Unit 7: Virtual network configuration with dual VIOS
- Exercise 7: SEA failover setup
- Unit 8: Virtual SCSI configurations with dual VIOS
- Exercise 8: Dual VIO server configuration with MPIO in the client partition
- Unit 9: Virtual Fibre Channel devices
- Exercise 9: Virtual Fibre Channel adapter configuration
- Unit 10: HMC Service Management
- Exercise 10: Manage service events
- Unit 11: PowerVM advanced systems maintenance
- Exercise 11: PowerVM system maintenance
- Exercise 12: (Optional) File-backed virtual SCSI devices
This advanced course is appropriate for System Administrators, Technical Support Personnel, and Business Partners responsible for implementing LPARs on IBM Power Systems with AIX servers.
Virtual AN301 IBM Power Systems for AIX - Virtualization I: Implementing Virtualization Online Live training option
Imagine an industry-leading classroom training experience from wherever you have access to the Internet.
The Virtual Online Live events listed here gives you an effective and proven online virtual learning experience with the freedom to attend virtually from anywhere.
There is also an option of experiencing Online Live from one of the many national partner centers where a computer and headset will be provided for you.
This rich and engaging virtual classroom environment lets you conveniently interact with instructors and other students.
You will hear and see your instructor as they teach the course and answer your questions via voice or text.
Choose the online live virtual training option and you can access the recorded version even after the class has finished.
The onDemand labs give you access to the same client and server technologies covered in class so you can test, apply and hone your skills by accessing the labs before and even after the class.
Technical Requirements: a computer or laptop with a modern browser and high speed internet access along with one or two monitors.