Entering the PowerVM Editions activation code

To be able to use some of the features of IBM® Power® Virtualization Center, you have to first activate the PowerVM Enterprise Edition or PowerVM for IBM PowerLinux hardware feature, depending on the model of hardware that you are using.

  1. In the navigation area of the Hardware Management Console, expand Systems Management.
  2. Select Servers.
  3. In the contents area, select the managed system on which you plan to use PowerVM Editions.
  4. Click Tasks and select Capacity on Demand (CoD) > PowerVM > Enter Activation Code.
  5. Enter your activation code and click OK.