The audience for this advanced training includes AIX system administrators, technical support individuals, system architects and engineers, and anyone who needs an operational understanding of the Workload Partitions Manager product.
You will learn how to install and configure the IBM Workload Partitions Manager for AIX product, and use it to create and manage both application and system workload partitions (WPARs). The course also explains the configuration requirements for a WPAR to be relocated to another hosting AIX instance using Live Application Mobility. Hands-on exercises will reinforce the lecture and give you practice creating and managing WPARs, and performing relocation operations using the Workload Partitions Manager graphical user interface.
Day 1 Welcome Unit 1 - Installing and configuring WPAR Manager Exercise 1 - Installing and configuring WPAR Manager Unit 2 - Creating and managing WPARs Day 2 Unit 2 - Creating and managing WPARs (continued) Exercise 2 - Creating and managing WPARs Unit 3 - WPAR relocation Exercise 3 - WPAR relocation
Install the IBM Workload Partitions Manager for AIX software Install the WPAR Manager agent software on AIX hosting LPARs Create and manage WPARs using IBM Workload Partitions Manager Configure WPARs for relocation Perform manual WPAR relocation operations Describe the options for configuring automated WPAR relocation