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live partition mobility cheat sheet
article Nov 12, 2012

The Live Partition Mobility (LPM) Cheat Sheet

Some of the newer IBM Power Systems hardware provides a new tool to make server migrations a breeze. It's now possible to take a running LPAR from one Power 6 or 7 server and move it completely to another disparate server with no downtime, no hassle of scheduling downtime, no worries about porting the OS, and no possibility of damaging the hardware while you're moving things.