Statements of Direction
IBM intends to update IBM PowerHA SystemMirror for AIX Enterprise Edition v7 to support:
- select EMC storage subsystems that provide Symmetrix Remote Data Facility (SRDF) replication services
- select Hitachi storage subsystems that provide TrueCopy or Universal replication services
- select HP storage subsystems that provide Continuous Access Software replication services
IBM intends to enhance IBM PowerHA SystemMirror Enterprise Edition to provide tiebreaker capabilities for multi site solutions.
IBM intends to enhance the interoperability of Systems Director Management Console with IBM Systems Director management servers.
IBM plans to enhance its Power Systems Enterprise Class SSD solutions with technology designed to continue to provide significant improvements in performance and storage density over time. IBM plans for these IBM Power Systems enhancements to include both SAS-bay-based and PCIe-based SSD product offerings that will leverage IBM's investments in its SSD optimized Enterprise Class RAID Storage Controllers.
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