4. Overview of a PowerVM Environment
This chapter is intended to show how you can get an overview of a PowerVM environment. It is shown how some questions can be answered, such as:
- How many and which LPARs are there in the PowerVM environment.
- What is the status of the LPARs and the associated managed systems.
- Which firmware versions are installed.
- What is the hardware configuration of a managed system?
In addition, some administrative activities are presented as examples:
- Activating an LPAR.
- Shutting down an LPAR.
- Console for an LPAR.