Rob McNelly

Rob McNelly




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  • A Primer on the New Hyperconverged Systems
    05/22/2018
  • Getting Hands on With AIX on a Nutanix Cluster
    05/15/2018
  • A Not So Technical Look at Technical Debt
    05/08/2018
  • More Help for the HMC Transition
    05/01/2018
  • History Bytes
    04/24/2018
  • Saved by uuencode (yes, uuencode)

    I'd honestly forgotten about uuencode until recently, when I actually needed it.

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    Posted: August 08, 2017 |

    Big Changes are Coming to the HMC

    Are you bored with that same old x86 version of the HMC that you've used for years? Are you tired of the same old interface that you've long mastered? Are you ready for a change? Well ready or not, change is coming.

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    Posted: August 01, 2017 |

    The Place to Go for AIX Updates

    I've previously mentioned my fondness for reading technical documentation. Another great resource along those tech doc lines is the AIX updates IBM provides. For instance, here's what's new for AIX 7.2, and here's the update for AIX 7.1.

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    Posted: July 25, 2017 |

    Much has Changed, but Not Everything

    This blog came to life 10 years ago this week, on July 16, 2007. When I started writing AIXchange, my sons were 8 and 4. Now my oldest is a high school graduate and my youngest is a freshman. Time marches on.

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    Posted: July 18, 2017 |

    Booting an LPAR from a USB Port

    Have you booted LPARs from your USB ports? It was much easier than I thought it would be.

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    Posted: July 11, 2017 |

    Info on VIO Commands

    I want to highlight a few VIO commands, and point you to where you can find even more commands.

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    Posted: June 27, 2017 |

    PowerHA Now Includes HTML Reporting Capability

    This blog post is about PowerHA and its new HTML reporting capability.

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    Posted: June 20, 2017 |

    Service and Productivity Tools for LoP Users

    If you're running Linux on Power, are you running these service and productivity tools?

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    Posted: June 13, 2017 |

    A Techie's Guide to Recreational Reading

    What sort of person actually enjoys reading through random IBM support documentation? A lot of us, I imagine. I know I do. I find reading docs in my spare time helps me when I'm actually dealing with a problem. I'll remember reading something, and even if I don't recall where I saw it, I can usually locate it with minimal digging.

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    Posted: June 06, 2017 |

    IBM Spectrum Protect Live Demo

    Recently I was shown a link to the IBM Spectrum Protect Live Demo, and I thought I'd tell you about my experience with it.

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    Posted: May 30, 2017 |

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