Cluster Systems Management

Cluster Systems Management (CSM) for AIX® is designed for simple, low-cost management of distributed and clustered IBM Power Systems in technical and commercial computing environments. CSM, included with the IBM AIX V6.1 operating system dramatically simplifies administration of a cluster by providing management from a single point-of-control.

CSM reduces the cost and complexity of systems management

CSM is a comprehensive systems management tool designed to reduce the cost and complexity of system deployment and maintenance by enabling a small number of administrators to manage large environments efficiently:

In addition to providing all the key functions for administration and maintenance of typical distributed systems, CSM is designed to deliver the parallel execution required to manage clustered computing environments effectively. CSM provides the following system management capabilities for IBM Power Systems nodes in a managed cluster:

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