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Pinned topic GPFS FAQ Announcements

‏2009-04-27T19:58:21Z |
Watch this thread for announcements on the availability of updates to the GPFS FAQ.
Updated on 2012-07-23T14:06:00Z at 2012-07-23T14:06:00Z by gpfs@us.ibm.com
  • gpfs@us.ibm.com
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2009-04-27T20:14:15Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQ

    For the latest release of the FAQ please go to
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfs_faqs.html

    Updates to the April 2009 FAQ include:

    2.3 What are the latest distributions and kernel levels that GPFS has been tested with?
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2009-05-29T12:21:23Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQ

    For the latest release of the FAQ please go to
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfs_faqs.html

    Updates to the May 2009 FAQ include:

    5.2 What are the current file system size limits?
    5.7 What is the limit on the maximum number of groups a user can be a member of when accessing a GPFS file system?
  • gpfs@us.ibm.com
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2009-07-21T19:05:42Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQ

    For the latest release of the FAQ please go to
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfs_faqs.html

    Updates to the July 2009 FAQ include:

    1.1 How do I order GPFS?
    1.2 How is GPFS priced?
    1.3 What is a GPFS Server?
    1.4 What is a GPFS Client?
    1.5 I am an existing customer, how does the new pricing affect my licenses and entitlements?
    1.6 What are some examples of the new pricing structure?
    2.2 What Linux distributions are supported by GPFS?
    2.3 What are the latest distributions and kernel levels that GPFS has been tested with?
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2009-09-30T13:27:40Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQ

    For the latest release of the FAQ please use the PDF version located at

    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/topic/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfsclustersfaq.pdf

    Updates to the September 2009 FAQ include:

    1.2 How is GPFS priced?
    1.3 What is a GPFS Server?
    1.4 What is a GPFS Client?
    1.6 What are some examples of the new pricing structure?
    1.7 How many licenses are required in a virtualization environment?
    2.1 What levels of the AIX O/S are supported by GPFS?
    2.2 What Linux distributions are supported by GPFS?
    2.3 What are the latest distributions and kernel levels that GPFS has been tested with?
    2.4 What levels of the Windows O/S are supported by GPFS?
    2.5 Is GPFS on Linux supported in a virtualization environment?
    2.6 Can different GPFS maintenance levels coexist?
    2.8 Are there any requirements for Persistent Reserve support in GPFS?
    2.10 What are the limitations of GPFS V3.3 support for Windows Server 2008?
    3.5 What interconnects are supported for GPFS daemon-to-daemon communication in my GPFS cluster?
    4.1 What disk hardware has GPFS been tested with?
    4.5 What devices have been tested with SCSI-3 Persistent Reservations?
    5.1 What are the GPFS cluster size limits?
    5.6 What are the limitations on GPFS disk size?
    6.3 What configuration requirements exist for utilizing Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA) offered by InfiniBand?
    7.2 What is the current service information for GPFS?
    7.4 What are the current GPFS advisories?
    7.6 What Windows hotfix updates are required for GPFS?
  • gpfs@us.ibm.com
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2009-12-04T14:30:16Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQ

    For the latest release of the FAQ please go to
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfs_faqs.html

    Updates to the December FAQ include:

    2.3 What are the latest distributions and kernel levels that GPFS has been tested with?
    2.4 What levels of the Windows O/S are supported by GPFS?
    2.7 Are there any requirements for Clustered NFS (CNFS) support in GPFS?
    2.8 Are there any requirements for Persistent Reserve support in GPFS ?
    2.10 What are the limitations of GPFS V3.3 support for Windows Server 2008?
    7.8 Are there any items that will not be supported after GPFS V3.3?
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2010-05-05T14:16:16Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQ

    For the latest release of the FAQ please go to
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfs_faqs.html
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2010-08-02T12:26:32Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQ

    For the latest release of the FAQ please go to
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfs_faqs.html
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2010-09-16T21:24:31Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQ

    For the latest release of the FAQ please go to
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfs_faqs.html
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2010-10-20T18:02:39Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQ

    For the latest release of the FAQ please go to
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfs_faqs.html
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2011-01-12T20:17:40Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQ

    For the latest release of the FAQ please go to
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfs_faqs.html
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2011-02-02T15:52:58Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQs

    For the latest release of the FAQs please go to
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfs_faqs.html
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2011-08-31T14:01:32Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Due to changes in the Information Center, please update your bookmarks from the HTML version of the GPFS FAQ to the PDF version
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/topic/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfsclustersfaq.pdf
    Updated on 2011-08-31T14:01:32Z at 2011-08-31T14:01:32Z by gpfs@us.ibm.com
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2012-07-05T20:44:45Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQs

    For the latest release of the FAQs please go to
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfs_faqs.html
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2012-07-09T21:10:47Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQs

    For the latest release of the FAQs please go to
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfs_faqs.html
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    Re: GPFS FAQ Announcements

    ‏2012-07-23T14:06:00Z  in response to gpfs@us.ibm.com
    Updates have been made to the GPFS FAQs

    For the latest release of the FAQs please go to
    http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/clresctr/vxrx/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.cluster.gpfs.doc/gpfs_faqs/gpfs_faqs.html