Gerhard Banzhaf

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TM for zSeries " the capability to access storage devices using SCSI and FCP protocols, thus enabling it to make use of distributed storage. Leveraging the zSeries-unique virtualization approach for industry-standard storage devices as well, the zSeries FCP channel provides unique value in UNIX ® and Linux environments. This paper describes the major(More)
This paper describes a new kind of initial program loading (IPL) for IBM zSeries ᭨ servers. The new IPL protocol expands the set of input/output devices that can be used during IPL to include Small Computer System Interface (SCSI) Fibre Channel protocol (FCP) disk devices (SCSI disks). We begin by describing several new challenges resulting from the use of(More)
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