This article outlines how to migrate physical logical partitions (LPARs) with internal disks to storage area network (SAN) attached virtual disks backed virtual LPAR as VIO client. This is an intermediate-level article and is targeted for system administrators who are interested in leveraging IBM Power Systems virtualization using the Virtual I/O Server (VIOS). This overview of the migration process can prepare the user for what needs to be done and what to expect so that the migration can be as quick and easy as possible.
Migrating a physical LPAR to a SAN-attached virtual (VIO client) LPAR
Thu, 30 Aug 2012 04:00:00 GMT