An Introduction to the New IBM Eserver Pseries High Performance Switch by IBM Redbooks

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ContributionsOctavian Lascu (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages268
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Open LibraryOL10607614M
ISBN 100738499005
ISBN 109780738499000

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International. Abstract. IBM HACMP 5.x for AIX 5L (V, V, and the new HACMP ) has introduced major changes to the well-proven IBM high availability solution for IBM eServer pSeries clusters.

The changes include product usability enhancements, performance, and integration with the IBM strategic On Demand initiative. This IBM Redbooks publication provides. eServer™ pSeries High Performance Switch (HPS).

The HPS is a network data transfer system using technology based on the architecture of SP Switch and SP Switch2. This technology is available for the IBM eServer™ p5 / and clustered servers. It can be used to help increase the communication.

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IBM Certification Study Guide ^ p5 and pSeries Administration and Support for AIX 5L Version April International Technical Support Organization SG This IBM Redbooks publication is designed as a study guide for professionals wishing to prepare for the certification exam (Test ) to achieve: IBM Certified Specialist eServer p5 and pSeries Administration and Support for AIX 5L Version IBM eServer pSeries HACMP V5.x Certification Study Guide Update, SG IBM eServer Certification Study Guide - pSeries AIX System Administration, SG IBM PowerVM Virtualization Introduction and Configuration, SG IBM Certification Study Guide eServer p5 and pSeries Administration and Support for AIX 5L VersionSG IBM PowerVM Virtualization Introduction and Configuration, SG AIX 5L Performance Tools Handbook, SG   The IBM pSeries High Performance Switch (pSeries HPS) communication subsystem enhances the latest IBM pSeries and clustered servers.

A pSeries HPS connected to an SNI link in a server is a Node Switch Board (NSB). A pSeries HPS connected to only other pSeries HPSs is an Intermediate Switch Board (ISB). IBM ~ p5 and pSeries Facts and Features Octo High-end Mid-range Entry rack/deskside pSeries IB M IBM server pSer ies pSeries IBM server pSeries High Performance Switch Network Interface - - ESCON Channel PCI k - - HiPPI k.

IBM has discontinued Relative OLTP results. All performance measurements for the IBM ~ p5, IBM ~ pSeries and IBM RS/ systems were made with systems running the AIX® operating system unless otherwise indicated to have used Linux.

For new and upgraded systems, AIX Version or AIX 5L™ were used. All other systems used. IBM xSeries Servers — Fast, improved GHz, GHz, GHz, GHz, and GHz/ MHz, 1 MB L2 Cache Intel Xeon processors for greater scalability and performance IBM United States Hardware Announcement August 2, Enterprise servers from IBM give you the flexibility and performance you need for all your mission-critical workloads.

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Models with one Intel® Xeon MP processor, up to GHz and 1 MB L2 cache, which can be upgraded to four-way. IBM eServer pSeries +: High-End Unix Server 06 August Ian Brown Document Type: Product Report Note Number: DPRO The p+ is IBM's most powerful Unix server. It offers excellent performance and reliability, but POWER4 has limited longevity.

Unlike other servers supporting solely high performance Linux needs, IBM eServer pSeries provides leadership price/performance with high reliability and a roadmap to provide the customer with investment protection.

This IBM Redbook provides information and guidelines for how to deploy Linux on IBM eServer pSeries clusters. IBM RS/ Performance and Sizing,” that was published in Obsolete information was taken out, still relevant information was updated, and new information was added to this new Edition.

While the book was produced, IBM RS/ was re-branded to IBM ^ pSeries. As a conclusion to that. The IBM Hardware Management Console for pSeries (HMC) is a tool used for administration and management of IBM eServer pSeries servers. It was first announced in late with the IBM eServer pSeries Modelthe first partitioning-capable pSeries server model, and has been supporting the other partitioning-capable pSeries server models.

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History. RS/ was originally a line of workstations and servers. The server line was then renamed to the eServer pSeries in as part of its e-Server branding initiative. Inwith the advent of the POWER5 processor, the family was rebranded the eServerfollowing IBM's move to streamline its server and storage brands, worldwide, and.

This release of IBM Parallel Environment for AIX 5L contains the following enhancements: IBM eServer ® pSeries High Performance Switch running on AIX 5L V Parallel Environment now operates with the HPS using low-level application programming interface (LAPI) to optimize Message Passing Interface (MPI) performance over the switch in.

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rPerf (Relative Performance) is an estimate of commercial processing performance relative to other pSeries systems.

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IBM also adds to its significant investments in OS/ with the new V5R2 that focuses on simplifying enterprise IT management for companies of. High Performance Switch (HiPS) SP Switch Colony / SP Switch2 Federation / HPS (current) For the interested, a history (and much more) of the SP switch is presented in the IBM Redbook called, "An Introduction to the New IBM eserver pSeries High Performance Switch".

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