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Virtualization with PowerVM

The Hardware Management Console

Foreword

Introduction

Network Connections of a HMC

Administration Tools

HMC GUI

HMC CLI

LPAR-Tool

PowerVC

Types of HMCs

7042-CR9

x86 vHMC

POWER vHMC

7063-CR1

7063-CR2

Cabling the HMC

Cabling a 7063-CR1 HMC

Cabling a 7063-CR2 HMC

Setting up the HMC

Screen, Language and Keyboard Settings

License Terms

The Guided Setup Wizard

The Baseboard Management Controller (BMC)

Virtual Media for 7063-CR2

7063-CR2 Firmware Update with OpenBMC GUI

Download the Firmware from Fix Central

Check the Installed Firmware Versions

Updating the Firmware

Connecting Managed Systems

Connecting a Managed System (FSP) as a DHCP Client

Configuration of (r)syslogd

Adding a Remote System Logging Destination

Changing the syslog Filter for a Remote Syslog Destination

Removing a Remote Syslog Destination

Data Replication between HMCs

How Data Replication Works

Example: Peer-To-Peer Replication between two HMCs

Enable Warnings when manually changing replicated Data

Download Fixes, Service Packs and Release Levels

Selection of Fixes, Service Pack or Release Level

Login with the IBMid

Download Options

Download with the Download Director

Download using FTPS or SFTP

Download with the Browser (HTTPS)

Neuinstallation der HMC

Neuinstallation mit HMC Recovery Image

Update der HMC

Update Möglichkeiten

Update über die HMC Festplatte

Update über physikalisches DVD Laufwerk

Update über FTP

Update über NFS

Update über SFTP

Update über SFTP direkt von Fix Central

Update über USB (Virtual Media 7063-CR2)

Update über die IBM Website

Ermitteln der installierten Version

Ermitteln von verfügbaren iFixes und Service-Packs

Erstellen eines Backups

Update auf einen neueren Service-Pack

Installation eines iFix

Upgrade der HMC

Austausch einer HMC

Backup und Restore der HMC

Appendix: HMC Attributes

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