Rob McNelly

Rob McNelly




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  • More Fun with AIX on a Nutanix Cluster
    November 13, 2018
  • Porting to POWER9
    November 6, 2018
  • A Change to the SMT Mode Default in POWER9
    October 30, 2018
  • HMC Enhanced GUI: A Cautionary Tale
    October 23, 2018
  • Restricting Access to the AIX Error Report
    October 16, 2018
  • Fixes for a PowerHA Issue

    I received this information from Chris Gibson a few weeks ago. If you use PowerHA, I recommend checking to see if you're on affected levels of AIX.

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    Posted: April 10, 2018 |

    Securing Your HMC

    IBM developerWorks has a nice article about securing your HMC. Read on to find out more.

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    Posted: April 3, 2018 |

    POWER9 Attracts a BIG Customer

    I'd heard rumors for a while, but those rumors were confirmed last week: Google runs IBM Power Systems* in its production environment.

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    Posted: March 27, 2018 |

    System Planning Tool Updated for POWER9

    The six POWER9 servers IBM announced last month GA this week. Are you ready to refresh your System Planning Tool?

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    Posted: March 20, 2018 |

    Dealing With an HMC Upgrade Problem

    During a recent HMC upgrade, a buddy of mine had a problem. While you're unlikely to find yourself in this situation, if you ever do, you'll be glad you read this.

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    Posted: March 13, 2018 |

    AIX Migration Prep

    Here's an oldie but a goody: a document covering AIX migration preparation.

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    Posted: March 6, 2018 |

    The 2018 IBM Champions

    This came out about a month ago, but I want to acknowledge this year's IBM Champions.

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    Posted: February 27, 2018 |

    A Valuable Doc on HMC GUI Options

    Alan Fulton (@The_Iron_Monger) tweeted the link to this information on GUI options in the new HMC. As the classic view we're all used to goes away, you should explore this doc that clocks in at a tidy 15 pages.

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    Posted: February 20, 2018 |

    IBM Unveils Six POWER9 Servers

    IBM is announcing six new POWER9 scale-out servers today, with general availability set for March 20. IBM is touting these systems as future forward, cloud-ready infrastructure for mission critical workloads. The systems will max out with 4 TB of memory and will have PCIe Gen4 adapters, which doubles the bandwidth of Gen3 cards.

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    Posted: February 13, 2018 |

    Hardware Maintenance EOS Extension on the Way

    Back in November IBM announced a hardware maintenance end of service (EOS) extension for customers with unsupported legacy systems. This offering is expected to be available in the spring.

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    Posted: February 6, 2018 |

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