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PowerHA for AIX Version Compatibility Matrix



Document Author:

Michael E Herrera


Document ID:

TD101347


Doc. Organization:

Advanced Technical Sales


Document Revised:

01/20/2014


Product(s) covered:

HACMP







Abstract: This document is a quick cross reference between the supported versions of HACMP and AIX.

HACMP Version
Supported?
AIX Level(s)
MISC
1.2
NO
3.2.5
2.1
NO
3.2.5
3.1.0
NO
3.2.5
3.1.1
NO
3.2.5
4.1.0
NO
4.1.X
4.1.1
NO
4.1.X
4.2
NO
4.1.4, 4.2.X
4.2.1
NO
4.1.5, 4.2.X
4.2.2
NO
4.1.5, 4.2.1, 4.3.X
4.3
NO
4.3.2, 4.3.3
4.3.1
NO
4.3.2, 4.3.3
4.4
NO
4.3.3
4.4.1
NO
4.3.3, 5.1
4.5
NO
5.1, 5.2
5.1
NO
5.1, 5.2,5.3
5.2
NO
5.1, 5.2,5.3
NO
5.2(ML4), 5.3(ML2) or higher
6.1
AIX 5.2 RSCT 2.3.6 or higher
AIX 5.3 RSCT 2.4.2 or higher
5.4.0
and
5.4.1
NO
5.2 (TL8) or higher
5.3
(TL4) or higher
AIX 5.2 RSCT 2.3.9 or higher
AIX 5.3 RSCT 2.4.5. or higher
5.3 TL7
6.1 TL2,SP1

AIX 7.1
AIX 5.3 RSCT 2.4.10.0 or higher
AIX 6.1 RSCT 2.5.2.0 or higher

release_notes
6.1 (5765-H24)
Yes – 9/30/2014
AIX 5.3 TL 9
AIX 6.1 TL2 SP1

AIX 7.1
AIX 5.3 RSCT 2.4.12.0 or higher
AIX 6.1 RSCT 2.5.4.0 or higher
release_notes
7.1
(5765-H39)
Yes
AIX 6.1 TL6+
AIX 7.1
AIX 6.1 RSCT 3.1.0.0 or higher
AIX 7.1 RSCT 3.1.0.0
release_notes
7.1.1
(5765-H39)
Yes
AIX 6.1 TL7 SP2
AIX 7.1 TL1 SP2
RSCT 3.1.2.0 or higher for both AIX versions
release_notes
7.1.2
(5765-H39)
Yes
AIX 6.1 TL8 SP1
AIX 7.1 TL2 SP1
Hyperswap requires APAR IV27586
release_notes
7.1.3
(5765-H39)
Yes
AIX 6.1 TL9 SP1
AIX 7.1 TL3 SP1

Upgrade path options

5.4.1
5.5
6.1
7.1.1
7.1.2
7.1.3
5.4
R/S/O/N
R/S/O/N*
R*/S/O*/**
*
NA
NA
5.4.1
NA
R/S/O/N
R/S/O/N
R/S/O
NA
NA
5.5
NA
NA
R/S/O/N
R/S/O
R/S/O
NA
6.1
NA
NA
NA
R/S/O
R/S/O
R/S/O
7.1.0
NA
NA
NA
S/O
S/O
S/O
7.1.1
NA
NA
NA
NA
R/S/O
R/S/O
7.1.2
NA
NA
NA
NA
NA
R/S/O


R=Rolling Upgrade
S=Snapshot Upgrade
O=Offline Upgrade
N=Non-disruptive Upgrade

*= Must upgrade to 5.4.1 or above first, making it a two step upgrade.
**=NDU not officially supported beyond two version



AIX 4.3.3
AIX 5.1
AIX 5.1(64-bit)
AIX 5.2
AIX 5.3
AIX 6.1
AIX 7.1
HACMP 4.5
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
HACMP/ES 4.5
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
HACMP/ES 5.1
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
HACMP/ES 5.2
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
HACMP/ES 5.3
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
HACMP/ES 5.4.0
No
No
No
TL8+
TL4+
No
No
No
No
No
TL8+
TL4+
No
No
No
No
TL9+
TL2,SP1+
No
No
No
No
TL9+
TL2,SP1+
No
No
No
No
No
TL6+
No
No
No
No
No
TL7+
TL1 SP2
PowerHA 7.1.2
No
No
No
No
No
TL8 SP1
TL2 SP1
No
No
No
No
No
TL9 SP1
TL3 SP1



Classification:

Software

Category:

Planning and Design




Platform(s):

IBM System p Family



O/S:

AIX

Keywords:

powerha, hacmp, version, compatibility, matrix

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