Learn about GDPS installation, services and prerequisites
IBM Installation Services for GDPS contains a unique automation code that is highly customized to work with your z/OS environment. Once installed, this application availability solution is designed to help manage the remote copy configuration and storage subsystem(s), automate Parallel Sysplex operational tasks, and perform failure recovery from a single point of control to improve application availability.
The installation service supports:
Synchronous Metro Mirror; Peer-to-Peer Remote Copy (PPRC)
Asynchronous Extended Remote Copy (XRC)
Asynchronous Global Mirror (GM) disk data mirroring
Software-based replication via IBM InfoSphere Data Replication for z/OS (for Db2®, IMS, and VSAM data using the GDPS Continuous Availability solution)
Provides access to IBM GDPS/Sysplex service specialists who lead an onsite planning workshop. The specialist can then assess your GDPS availability and recovery solution needs to improve cross-site connectivity, GDPS requirements and next steps.
Helps you identify and address resiliency synchronization between business processes, applications and IT infrastructure. IBM provides flexible business continuity and disaster recovery consulting and services.