Versioned WPAR runs AIX 5.2 on POWER7
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With AIX 7 and POWER7, you now have the option to run the old withdrawn AIX version 5.2 within a WPAR with this new offering - AIX 5.3 Workload Partitions for AIX 7, version 1.1
This will run the same AIX 5.2 OS, same middle-ware and same application but on right-up-to-date hardware and OS.
Then you can remove the old POWER4 (or older hardware) to:
Check out my latest technical hands-on movie to see it in action - Versioned WPAR for AIX 5.2
and you can check out the other 80 hands-on movies too.