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What's New for Power Systems Running Linux

GK# 720789

Course Overview

IBM announced new POWER8-based hardware, expansion draws, and I/O adapters that have benefits for Linux on POWER systems. In this course, you will learn about these announcements in detail and their positive impact on new Linux systems. Information on installation methods, system management options, and the latest news from the OpenPOWER Foundation will give you the latest information needed for working with Power Systems Running Linux.

Delivery Format Options

  • Self-Paced


    Recordings, hands-on labs and expert instructors empower you to train on your own schedule.


    $256 CAD

    1 day

  • Private Group Training

    Private Group Training

    Train your entire team in a private, coordinated professional development session at the location of your choice.

    Receive private training for teams online and in-person.

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What You'll Learn

  • New IBM announcements
  • Linux on POWER installation options
  • Linux distributions supported (including big and little endian options)
  • New system management software (PowerVC and PowerKVM)


  • Understanding of IBM POWER systems hardware
  • Linux installation and administration skills
  • Network and storage knowledge useful

Who Needs To Attend

  • Technical pre-sales consultants
  • Linux and UNIX system administrators

Course Outline

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