Lessons Learned: Redhat 5.8 + IBM Bladecenter 88524TG + IBM Storwise V7000

Objective: Having a baremetal install of Redhat Enterprise on a blade within the IBM Bladecenter, configure the OS to successfully mount a LUN on the SAN (Storwise v7000) as usable storage. Hardware: - Blades: IBM Bladecenter 88524TG - SAN storage: FiberChannel Storwise V7000 - HBAs: Qlogic Method: I assume all cabling and SAN zoning has already … Continue reading Lessons Learned: Redhat 5.8 + IBM Bladecenter 88524TG + IBM Storwise V7000

Advertisements

IBM Systems Director : Lessons Learned

Two points regarding installing IBM Systems director: 1. On a fresh install of windows server 2008, the IBM systems director will ask to upgrade the windows installer version, and will prompt you to manually run an upgrade program from the install directory. However when attempting to run the program, we were presented with the error: … Continue reading IBM Systems Director : Lessons Learned