ServerWatch: IBM Unveils Latest AIX Release, Announces Mixed Cluster Management Server
Oct 08, 2002, 22:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"IBM Tuesday unveiled the latest incarnation of AIX 5L v5.2.
This release of the operating system for the pSeries eServer line
features two major additions: dynamic logical partitioning and
Capacity Upgrade on Demand.
"Static logical partitioning has been available on the pSeries
for some time now, Mike Harrell, IBM eServer Unix manager told
ServerWatch. Dynamic partitioning, already available on IBM
mainframes, enables system administrators to allocate system
resources and create virtual servers on the fly...
"Big Blue is staking claim to being the only major vendor to
offer servers capable of simultaneously running Linux and Unix on
the same box..."