PowerVM Virtualization and NetApp Storage: Best Practices

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IBM Power Systems servers coupled with PowerVM technology enable clients to build a dynamic infrastructure, reducing costs, managing risk, and improving service levels. By using NetApp storage solutions as the underlying storage, customers can make the best use of NetApp virtualization technologies, including virtual data center backup and restore with simple and flexible business continuance, and minimal-cost cloning of LPARs. This paper describes best practices for setting up IBM Power Systems using NetApp products for the underlying storage system.