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LPARKit

  • Simplify creation, and management of Logical Partitions
  • Quick and easy 5250 interface uses REST API
  • Clone IBM i Operating System using TCP/IP
  • FlashCopy/Snapshot license not needed
  • OpenStack drivers not needed
  • IBM i cloning possible with internal storage

What it brings

Benefits

  • Quick and easy 5250 interface
  • Cloning possible within any type of storage
  • Cloning can be performed across different Power Systems
  • Design for private cloud environemt

Hardware & Software

Requirements

  • PowerVM Standard edition
  • HMC 8.8.4
  • Controlling LPAR IBM i 7.2 TR6
  • Cloned OS IBM i 7.1
  • VIOS 2.2.4

For whom?

why to use

  • No Virtual I/O Server skills needed
  • Reduce wasting of the PHypervisor resources
  • In 2 min create LPAR from IBM i command line
  • No additional appliance

Available in two versions

Light

Create LPARs from 5250 vSCSI or NPIV storage adapters

Freeware – no costs

Gold

Create LPARs from 5250 vSCSI or NPIV storage adapters

  • Delete LPAR and remove mapping
  • Clone Operating System
  • Manage Virtual adapters from 5250

See videos

Demo of building LPAR with NPIV adapters and cloning IBM i Operating System

Demo of building LPAR with vSCSI adapters - freeware

Demo of building LPAR with NPIV adapters - freeware