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OIVIO2G – VIOS for IBM i Administrators


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3 Days Course
IBM System

Classroom + Online

Course Details


As an IBM i administrator you will able to configure and implement two Virtual I/O Server with takeover function.


  • Comparing device descriptions
  • Systemvalues versus cfgmgr / cfgdev
  • Tools
  • Wording
  • Adapters
  • Disks
  • Concepts and Basics
  • Planning of the needed LPARs
  • LPAR defintions
  • Installation of both VIO Servers
  • Installation of an IBM i partition
  • VIO takeover test and recovering
  • the takeover ability of the VIO Servers
  • VIO server update without shutdown client IBM i LPAR

Target Audience

This course is for IBM i administrators.


You should have:

  • Intermediate level skills needed for day-to-day operations of System i
  • System Operator Workshop for IBM i (AS24D2GB)
  • Advanced System Operator Workshop for IBM i (AS27D2GB)
  • Logical Partitioning (LPAR) on Power i (AS53D2GB)