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7321. 

IBM System z Connectivity Handbook

IBM System z Connectivity Handbook

By: Bill White; Wolfgang Fries; Marian Gasparovic; Dick Jorna

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 30-MAY-2008

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This IBM Redbooks publication discusses the connectivity options available for use within and beyond the data center for the following IBM System z servers: System z10 Enterprise Class (z10 EC) System z9 Enterprise Class (z9 EC) System z9 Business Class (z9 BC) zSeries 990 (z990) zSeries 890 (z890) It highlights the hardware and software components, functions, typical uses, coexistence, and relative merits of these connectivity features. This book will assist readers in understanding the connectivity alternatives that are available in the planning and design of their data center...

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Business Process Management: Modeling through Monitoring Using WebSphere V6.0.2 Products

Business Process Management: Modeling through Monitoring Using WebSphere V6.0.2 Products

By: Ueli Wahli; Vedavyas Avula; Hannah Macleod; Mohamed Saeed; Anders Vinther

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 21-AUG-2007

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This IBM Redbooks publication presents a business process management (BPM) "improvement cycle" scenario, showing how a business can use a full business integration solution to complete the following tasks: - Model and simulate a business process - Develop and test an application to implement the business process - Deploy and run the application on a server - Implement and test business measures - Monitor the application to observe pre-determined key performance indicators - Import the observed data to make revisions to the original process model The business scenario...

7323. 

IBM HTTP Server (powered by Apache): An Integrated Solution for IBM eServer iSeries Servers

IBM HTTP Server (powered by Apache): An Integrated Solution for IBM eServer iSeries Servers

By: Thomas Barlen; Wilfried Blankertz

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 11-JAN-2005

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This IBM Redbook helps you to plan, install, configure, troubleshoot, and understand the HTTP Server (powered by Apache) running on the IBM eServer iSeries server. It introduces the HTTP Server (powered by Apache) and identifies all the necessary components to install and configure your first Apache-based Web server running on your iSeries server. It includes a quick guide to the Apache contexts and request routing. It also introduces the iSeries’ unique graphical user interface (GUI) for further configuration and customization. This redbook explains how to use virtual hosts, secure your...

7324. 

ABCs of z/OS System Programming Volume 2

ABCs of z/OS System Programming Volume 2

By: Paul Rogers; Miriam Gelinski; Sergio Munchen; Joao Natalino Oliveira; Monica Mataruco; Julio Grecco Neto; Antonio Orsi

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 01-FEB-2006

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The ABCs of z/OS System Programming is a eleven volume collection that provides an introduction to the z/OS operating system and the hardware architecture. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced system programmer, the ABCs collection provides the information that you need to start your research into z/OS and related subjects. If you would like to become more familiar with z/OS in your current environment, or if you are evaluating platforms to consolidate your e-business applications, the ABCs collection will serve as a powerful technical tool. The contents of the volumes are: Volume 1:...

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WebSphere Message Broker Basics

WebSphere Message Broker Basics

By: Saida Davies; Laura Cowen; Cerys Giddings; Hannah Parker

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 08-DEC-2005

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This IBM Redbook provides an overview of the latest release of WebSphere Message Broker and the Message Brokers Toolkit. It covers the following topics: Installation, plus creating and verifying a default configuration Developing simple message flows using ESQL, Java, and Message Maps Developing simple message sets Broker administration tasks and deploying message flow applications Diagnosing and fixing problems Using the message Flow Debugger This book also describes where to find more information, including product documentation and sample applications. This book updates the popular...

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IBM eServer pSeries Sizing and Capacity Planning: A Practical Guide

IBM eServer pSeries Sizing and Capacity Planning: A Practical Guide

By: Ben Gibbs; Jerry M. Enriquez; Nigel Griffiths; Corneliu Holban; Eunyoung Ko; Yohichi Kurasawa

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 09-MAR-2004

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This IBM Redbook offers a comprehensive guide to properly size and plan the capacity of IBM eServer pSeries systems. It discusses the major hardware, software, benchmarks, and various tools used in the sizing and capacity planning process. This redbook is suitable for professionals who want to gain a better understanding of how to size pSeries products. It targets clients, sales and marketing professionals, technical support professionals, and IBM Business Partners. Inside this redbook, you will find:...

7327. 

IBM Certification Study Guide eServer p5 and pSeries Administration and Support for AIX 5L Version 5.3

IBM Certification Study Guide eServer p5 and pSeries Administration and Support for AIX 5L Version 5.3

By: Scott Vetter; Jose Eduardo Martinez Cordero; Shiv Dutta; Liviu Rosca; Gilvan Pereira da Silva; Kristof Stroobants

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 11-APR-2006

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This IBM Redbook is designed as a study guide for professionals wishing to prepare for the certification exam (Test 222) to achieve: IBM Certified Specialist eServer p5 and pSeries Administration and Support for AIX 5L Version 5.3. The certification validates a broad scope of AIX 5L administration, support, problem determination skills, and the ability to perform general AIX 5L software system maintenance. This redbook helps AIX 5L professionals seeking a comprehensive and task-oriented guide for developing the knowledge and skills required for the certification. It is designed to provide...

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Get More Out of Your SAN with IBM Tivoli Storage Manager

Get More Out of Your SAN with IBM Tivoli Storage Manager

By: Charlotte Brooks; Michel Baus; Denver Daley; Richard Lanicca

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 21-JUN-2005

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Storage Area Networks (SANs) have changed the way that data is moved, stored, and managed, allowing you to access your data faster and more efficiently. IBM Tivoli Storage Manager allows you to exploit your SAN infrastructure to potentially provide increased performance, greater flexibility in configurations, and more efficient use of your hardware resources. This IBM Redbook describes the features of Tivoli Storage Manager, which can be deployed in a SAN. These features include LAN-free backup to tape and disk, tape library sharing, and server-free backup. It also discusses how to use...

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Getting Started with InfiniBand on System z10 and System z9

Getting Started with InfiniBand on System z10 and System z9

By: Bill White; Dick Jorna; Jeff McDonough; Iain Neville; Christian Zass

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 09-JUN-2008

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InfiniBand® is a powerful interconnect technology that is designed to deliver I/O connectivity for large infrastructures. InfiniBand is supported by all major OEM vendors as a means to deliver the next generation interconnect standard for servers. This IBM® Redbooks® publication provides introductory information about the InfiniBand standard and how that standard is implemented and used to support system connectivity for System z10™ and System z9™ servers. This book will help you plan and implement InfiniBand support in your System z10 and System z9 environment. It also...

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AIX Logical Volume Manager from A to Z: Troubleshooting and Commands

AIX Logical Volume Manager from A to Z: Troubleshooting and Commands

By: Laurent Vanel; Ronald van der Knaap; Dugald Foreman; Keigo Matsubara; Antony Steel

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 13-MAR-2000

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LVM: Logical Volume Manager. What is its role in the AIX operating System? How does it perform this function? Its role is to control disk resources by mapping data between a more simple and flexible logical view of storage space and the actual physical disks. How it performs this function is a topic vast enough to fill two books. The first volume, AIX Logical Volume Manager from A to Z: Introduction and Concepts, SG24-5432, describes the basic components and defines physical volumes, volume groups, and logical volumes. This second volume focuses on the practical aspects of the...

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Problem Solving and Troubleshooting in AIX 5L

Problem Solving and Troubleshooting in AIX 5L

By: KyeongWon Jeong; HyunGoo Kim; JaeYong An; John Harrison; Tony Abruzzess

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 23-JAN-2002

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This IBM Redbooks publication covers problem determination and troubleshooting on the IBM eServer pSeries and RS/6000 platform. It is intended as a guide to the approach that should be adopted when attempting to resolve a problem on the IBM eServer pSeries and RS/6000 system running AIX 5L Version 5.1. It should be considered a useful supplement to guide you through the problem determination process. A problem can manifest itself in many ways, and very often the root cause of the problem is not obvious. This book describes an approach to problem determination that will guide you through...

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Logical Partitions on System i5: A Guide to Planning and Configuring LPAR with HMC on System i

Logical Partitions on System i5: A Guide to Planning and Configuring LPAR with HMC on System i

By: Nick Harris; L.R Jeyakumar; Steve Mann; Yogi Sumarga; William Wei

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 17-MAY-2006

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This IBM Redbook gives a broad understanding of the new System i5 architecture as it applies to logically partitioned System i5 systems. This functionality is delivered through a new configuration and management interface called the Hardware Management Console (HMC). Reading this book will help you design your server partition scheme from scratch. We also discuss the requirements to create a solution to migrate from existing iSeries servers with and without logical partitions. This book will help you install, tailor, and configure logical partitions (LPARs) on System i5 systems....

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IBM Technology for Java Virtual Machine in IBM i5/OS

IBM Technology for Java Virtual Machine in IBM i5/OS

By: Aleksandr Nartovich; Adam Smye-Rumsby; Paul Stimets; George Weaver

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 14-FEB-2007

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This IBM Redbook gives a broad understanding of a new 32-bit Java Virtual Machine (JVM) in IBM i5/OS. With the arrival of this new JVM, IBM System i platform now comfortably supports Java and WebSphere applications on a wide array of different server models: from entry size boxes to the huge enterprise systems. This book provides in-depth information about setting Java and IBM WebSphere environments with new 32-bit JVM, tuning its performance, and monitoring or troubleshooting its runtime with the new set of tools. Information in this IBM Redbook helps system architects, Java application...

7334. 

Solaris to Linux Migration: A Guide for System Administrators

Solaris to Linux Migration: A Guide for System Administrators

By: Mark Brown; Chuck Davis; William Dy; Paul Ionescu; Jeff Richardson; Kurt Taylor; Robbie Williamson; Chris Almond

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 02-FEB-2006

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The goal of this IBM Redbook is to provide a technical reference for IT systems administrators in organizations that are considering a migration from Solaris to Linux-based systems. We present a systems administrator view of the technical differences and methods necessary to complete a successful migration to Linux-based systems, including coverage of how those differences translate to two major Linux distributions: Red Hat Enterprise Linux and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server. The book is designed primarily to be a reference work for the experienced Solaris 8 or 9 system administrator...

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IBM WebSphere QualityStage Methodologies, Standardization, and Matching

IBM WebSphere QualityStage Methodologies, Standardization, and Matching

By: Nagraj Alur; Alok Kumar Jha; Barry Rosen; Torben Skov

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 11-JUN-2008

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IBM WebSphere QualityStage provides data cleansing capabilities to help ensure quality and consistency by standardizing, validating, matching, and merging information to create comprehensive and authoritative information for multiple uses. IBM Information Server is a revolutionary software platform that helps organizations derive more value from the complex heterogeneous information that is spread across their systems. It enables organizations to integrate disparate data and deliver trusted information wherever and whenever needed, in line and in context, to specific...

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IBM eServer p5 590 and 595 System Handbook

IBM eServer p5 590 and 595 System Handbook

By: Scott Vetter; Peter Domberg; Nia Kelley; TaiJung Kim; Ding Wei

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 17-MAR-2005

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This IBM Redbook explains the IBM eServer p5 models 590 and 595 (9119-590, 9119-595), a new level of UNIX servers providing world-class performance, availability, and flexibility. Ideal for on demand computing environments, data center implementation, application service providers, and high performance computing, this new class of high-end servers include mainframe-inspired self-management and security to meet your most demanding needs. The IBM eServer p5 590 and 595 provide an expandable, high-end enterprise solution for managing the computing requirements necessary to become an on demand...

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IBM AIX Version 6.1 Differences Guide

IBM AIX Version 6.1 Differences Guide

By: Scott Vetter; Roman Aleksic; Ismael "Numi" Castillo; Rosa Fernandez; Armin Röll; Nobuhiko Watanabe

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 10-MAR-2008

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This IBM Redbooks publication focuses on the differences introduced in IBM AIX Version 6.1 when compared to AIX 5L Version 5.3. It is intended to help system administrators, developers, and users understand these enhancements and evaluate potential benefits in their own environments. AIX Version 6.1 introduces many new features, including workload partitions, advanced security, continuous availability, and managing and monitoring enhancements. There are many other new features available with AIX Version 6.1, and you can explore them all in this publication. For clients...

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Deployment Guide Series: IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Version 5.4

Deployment Guide Series: IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Version 5.4

By: Bart Jacob; Alexandre Guedes; Chris Hildebrand; Klavs Kabell; Marcia Kubo

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 07-MAR-2007

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The objective of this IBM Redbook is to provide broad instructions about deploying the IBM Tivoli Storage Manager to various environments. Readers must have general knowledge about communication network architecture and design, basic sizing of the Tivoli Storage Manager database, and basic pool management of TSM servers. This document is intended to be read and used by pre-sales systems engineers and services personnel to build customized deployment of the Tivoli Storage Manager. A significant amount of knowledge of Tivoli Storage Manager is expected, and ideally the reader...

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Deploying Oracle 10g RAC on AIX V5 with GPFS

Deploying Oracle 10g RAC on AIX V5 with GPFS

By: Octavian Lascu; Harald Hammershøi; Mustafa Mah; Michel Passet; Maciej Przepiórka; SeongLul Son

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 02-MAY-2008

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This IBM Redbooks publication helps you architect, install, tailor, and configure Oracle 10g RAC on System p™ clusters running AIX®. We describe the architecture and how to design, plan, and implement a highly available infrastructure for Oracle database using IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS) V3.1. This book gives a broad understanding of how Oracle 10g RAC can use and benefit the virtualization facilities embedded in System p architecture and how to efficiently use the tremendous computing power and availability characteristics of the POWER5 hardware and AIX 5L operating...

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Deployment Guide Series: IBM Tivoli CCMDB Overview and Deployment Planning

Deployment Guide Series: IBM Tivoli CCMDB Overview and Deployment Planning

By: Bart Jacob; Michael Brokmann; Scott Dickerson; Douglas Barranqueiros Gomes; Rainer Hoppen; Arsalan Lodhi; Kapil Madaan; Annelie Meels-Kurz; Rosemeire Oikawa; Tadeu Stellet Teixeira

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 06-MAY-2008

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The IBM Tivoli Change and Configuration Management Database (CCMDB) is one of the key components of the IBM Service Management (ISM) strategy. It is the foundation for automating and supporting Change and Configuration Management processes as described by the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL). This IBM Redbooks publication provides information that can be used by clients, Business Partners, or IBM field personnel who are looking to engage in an effort to implement Change and Configuration Management processes in an enterprise environment utilizing the IBM Tivoli Change...