Hey iDoctor, Can i Get a Walker?
November 19, 2013 Alex Woodie
IBM is currently beta testing a new piece of software called the HMC Walker that’s designed to help Power Systems admins pinpoint LPARs that aren’t running at optimal speed. When an admin finds an underperforming LPAR, the HMC Walker interface makes it easy for the admin to drill down into the iDoctor tool to get more details on the problem.
The new HMC Walker offering gives administrators a high-level view of all their physical systems and the LPARs that are attached to them via the hardware management console (HMC). The software works with LPARs of all types, including IBM i,