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IBM System i Permissions on Database views

We have an IBM System i running IBM i OS v6r1. On this system, I have created some database views. What I want to do is give a particular user group access to ONLY these views and nothing else ...
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IBM x3550 BIOS not installed?

Whenever I boot to the Configuration/Setup Utility it always shows "BIOS not installed!", even though my startup screen shows that I'm running the latest 3550 bios (1.17)... Is this something to ...
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IBM xSeries 306 CPU Speed

I have an IBM xSeries 306. The system has been flawless until a week ago. It's a Pentium 4 Dual Core CPU. The CPU speed is 3.20 gHz. Now, it shows 4.26 gHz or 2.16 gHz when the POST screen comes ...
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IBM P5 570 - Scrolling Dots

IBM p5 570 server shows dots that move across the screen from left to right, top to bottom upon powering on. It has been doing this for about 20 minutes. What does this mean? EDIT: I should ...
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Solaris iSCSI read speeds increase when we start writing

Here's one I haven't seen before. We have an IBM Storwize V3700 storage array, 24 TB, RAID 5 connected to a Solaris 10 file server via an iSCSI link over Gigabit Ethernet (no MPIO at present). We ...
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IBM rack server memory configuration for mixing 1R and 2R RAM

I am currently documenting the specifications to purchase IBM x3650 M4 server. I am going for two Quad core Intel Xeon E5-2609, 2.4 GHz, 10 MB cache and 16GB PC3L-10600 CL9 ECC DDR3 1333MHz LP RDIMM. ...
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IBM Remote Supervisor Adapters(RSA ii) boot ISO

My company recently bought some add in IBM Remote Supervisor Adapters for our older x3550 servers. We got them installed and working, and left for the weekend. The idea was to get them to mount and ...
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Server memory configuration after upgrade

I have an IBM 346 server that can support up to 16GB of memory. It previously had 8GB installed (8x 1GB slots) and was working fine. I have upgraded it to 16GB using 8x 2GB slots. However now when the ...
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authentication methods for ESSO

I know that user can authenticate in Oracle ESSO via RFID,finger print recognition, smart cards and mobile phones. Does IBM Tivoli ESSO have support for authentication from NFC(android) and voice ...
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Error in AIX : 0516-040 : Unable to read the specified physical volume

Please provide me your valuable suggestions on the error beow in AIX. When I'm running the following command on the AIX server lsvg -l rootvg I'm getting this error: 0516-040 : Unable to read the ...
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Problems with IBM BladeCenter E type 8677

We have an IBM BladeCenter E server with three blades, today I've tried to manage it through telnet, after logout it does not respond on its default "Management Module" address (it was set to ...
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M1015 pass-through and hot-swap in Linux with md raid (IBM x3620)

I'm setting up a small, but hopefully durable server for a student community, and the hardware is an IBM x3620 M3 with a builtin M1015 RAID card. To make the setup future proof and avoid vendor ...
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Time Estimate for Backup Recovery with IBM System x3650 M3

I've been doing a little business continuity planning research for myself and I have come to the question of: What is the estimated time for the recovery of about 4 TB worth of data with the use of ...
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Power Control Compartment?

I recently purchased an IBM enclosed, rolling rack that had a 6 drive server, huge battery backup, and this strange item called a "Power Control Compartment" I cannot find any good documentation ...
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IBM ServerRaid lost Raid-5 configuration

I have an IBM server x3400 with 8 drives divided into two arrays. After reboot, ServerRaid lost the configuration of the Raid-5 array. The 6 drives that used to be part of this array are there, but it ...
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Ctrl + Alt + F1 blank screen in IBM server model x3650

I have 3 IBM sever, model x3650. I have installed the Debian squeeze OS. After successful OS installation , if I press Ctrl + Alt + F1 I am getting blank screen only. But If I gives username and ...
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Sametime Issue - User not available in group even when online

We have two sametime servers(Replica) located in London and Singapore. We also have a group (PL_ALL) in which singapore users and london users are added. When user log in via London server as ...
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XenServer 6.2 fails to boot on IBM System x3550 M2

I'm trying to install XenServer 6.2 on a IBM System x3550 M2 but it simply doesn't work. The installation process works fine in the internal Seagate hard disk, but the machine fails to boot XenServer ...
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Loading windows 2000 on IBM Server x3650 [closed]

We need to load IBM server x3650 with Windows server 2000, this is required to support a legacy software. How do we do this, Please advise.
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IBM x3650 M1 SATA support up to 2 Tb

I have an IBM x3650 (M1 [i think because of DDR2 rams]), an as i know it only support SATA hard drvies only up to 1 Tb. Is there any RAID controller firmware/BIOS update which can give the server 2 ...
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Cannot establish IP communication with IBM Server Connectivity Module

I have attached an IBM Server Connectivity Module in Bay2 of our BladeCenter E and tried to setup some networking between an external unmanaged switch and the internal blade servers. I plugged a ...
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File I/O Throughput

I have an IBM x3650 M4 server (64-bit) running Ubuntu 13.04 Desktop (32-bit). I realize that this is a non-standard setup by it's being driven by other requirements. I am seeing slow file writes ...
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x3250 M4 reboots when you remove a usb device like keyboard or mouse

Following the installation of Windows 7 in our test server IBM x3250 m4,(Can you install windows 7 on an IBM x3250 M4 server?), the server reboots everytime a usb device is removed..if it is attached ...
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Can you install windows 7 on an IBM x3250 M4 server?

We are running an experiment on our available x3250 M4 Server for the purpose of trying to reach a client's requirement. Basically they want Windows 7 running on the server. I want to know if this ...
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Installing windows on multiple computers at the same time [duplicate]

i need to install windows on a 150 computers for a bank, i've never done anything like this before, so if anyone can help me find a fast efficient way to do so, they are IBM computers all with the ...
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IBM SR-BR10i RAID Controller too slow with VMware ESXi

I'm transferring a virtual machine from one ESXi host to another using SSH on both ESXi Servers. But it's painful slow, it's a massive 750GB .vmdk disk image, the VM is stopped (with downtime) and ...
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what is a 4 socket server? What is “socket” in this context? [closed]

I see that the IBM System x3750 M4 is a "4-socket" server. What does that mean? Does that mean that the server has 4 network ports? What is a "socket" in this context?
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How to test SCSI drives faulty or not?

I have 10 scsi drives which are used. How do I test them to ensure they are working correctly? Some have red stickers presumably indicating they are faulty. The server I have access to is an IBM with ...
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Is it possible to enable WLM for Stored Procedures through DB2 on z/OS

If core WLM is not available for all built-in Stored Procedures in a DB2 on z/OS, would it be at all possible for a DB2 user with all privileges to setup the core WLM environments through a CLPPlus ...
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My IBM server X 3400 stops suddenly and it does not power up? [closed]

My IBM server X 3400 shut down suddenly one fine day. When I use the power switch to power it on, it starts and then shuts down without any sign of flaws. When I took off the power cords and then I ...
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How IBM Implement WebSphere Application Server SDK for Sun Solaris OS

I deploy the same application in IBM-WAS on different OS ( Windows , AIX and SUN-Solaris ) , SDK errors appeared on SDK for just Solaris OS , I refer some sites and it talk that the SDK on Solaris OS ...
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What is a Server Connectivity Module for IBM BladeCenter?

Here in the IT dept we've recently got a (not new) IBM BladeCenter and I found two Server Connectivity Module unused. From the MM web UI, I tried to configure a IP address to find out what features ...
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IBM Bladecenter S: Disk Storage Module with 'non-supported' IBM SAS disk

We have IBM Bladecenter S with 6-Disk Storage Module (43W3581), and we need to add more disks to the system. We currently bought 4x 49Y1861 (IBM 450GB 3.5" 15K 6Gb SAS HDD), but they didn't fit the ...
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Compatibility IBM DS3400 with 3TB sata disk

I've a IBM DS3400 with 4 disks sata 500GB and 5 disks 146GB SAS I want enlarge my sata storage with 3TB disks.. what i've to do? first question: Does IBM DS3400 recognize 3TB sata disks ? second ...
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IBM serveraid problems

When I start my server serveraid gives me this error: not responding properly Error 00D0 any help would be appreciated. I can't find any information on this. Where can I go to get more information on ...
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Is it possible to connect a FC HBA 8 Gb through 10 Gb Ethernet SFP+?

I have to connect an IBM Server with a QLogic EP2532 to an IBM DS3512 with a PMC PM8032. I need two 8 Gb FC LX 1310 nm SFP+ modules and since they seem to be hard to get, I thought would it be ...
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IBM Tivoli Reclaim vs Update

What is the difference between TSM reclaim vs update? I have accidentally run the reclaim command on my offsite pool? Is it fine to run the reclaim command on offsite pool or is there a bad impact by ...
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Configuring LACP across a IBM B50G switch stack

Is it possible to configure LACP (Link aggregation control protocol) that spans across two IBM B50G stacked switches. Below is an illustration of what I am trying to accomplish. I have currently ...
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What other tape manufacturers can I use in IBM LTO Gen 3 SAS Tape Drives

I have recently just got my hands on an IBM 3580S3V. I was just wondering if there are any other brands that I can use in this IBM gear? LTO media are usually manufactured only by EMTEC, Imation, ...
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How I can Monitor other application and resources from IBM WebSphere Application Server 7.0

I have IBM WebSphere Application Server+ 7.0 , and I deploy many java application on this server , from other hand I have stand alone java application ( this application is financial application and ...
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IBM Domino 8.5.3 and mitigating the BEAST attack on TLS (SSLTest)

Having run https://www.ssllabs.com/ssltest/index.html on a newly built Domino 8.5.3 server, is it possible to configure for ...
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IBM DS3512 Connection to IBM HS22 BladeCenter

I have a BladeCenter HS22 with 14 bladeservers. Attached to the BladeCenter I have a DS3512 storage array. I'm trying to access the DS3512 to configure it but can't manage to do it. I have connected ...
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No match for a database image file was found based on the source database alias “URCDB”

I used IBM Data Studio to backup a test database named URCTEST. Now, I want to restore it to the actual (empty) database, URCDB. I've got little experience with IBM DB2, so I assumed this was ...
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Clear the fault LED on an IBM x3650 M4 after accidental disk insertion and removal?

The server had a disk added, and then the operator realized they put the disk in the wrong server, so they pulled it out again. No harm done, the server is running and the disk was never actually ...
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iis 7 application pools not starting after installing ibm client access

I have a windows 2008 dev/testing server setup for testing web apps. I just installed ibm client access (v6r1m0) and after my reboot my sites now get a 503 service unavailable error. My application ...
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How can I migrate from IBM BladeCenter chassis E to chassis H?

I'm planning to migrate blade server HS22 and all modules (2 ESMs, 2Brocade SAN Switch modules) from chassis E to chassis H. Do I need to reconfigure all modules? And how about servers? Please share ...
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IBM System x3400 M2 alert display

My server, IBM System x3400 M2, is alarming in displaying an amber "!" exclamation. I have not have configured the management port. Is there any software to identify this alert?
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IBM IMM2: Which level to control power and have remote terminal access

We're looking to purchase an entry level System X server, specifically the x3100 M4. What I've been unable to figure out is what the lowest level of IMM2 we need is in order to remote the system ...
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IBM Blade HS21 Processor Compatibility

Can anyone tell me of a resource where I can find out specifically which IBM HS21 blades support which processors. In particular I have Intel 2X E5420 and Intel 2X E5450 which will work in some of my ...
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Diskette animation booting IBM x3550 7978CBG

I have to manage / reinstall an ibm x3550 model 7978CBG server but it can't boot from cd. I have put in the cd some bootable cd's such Centos 6 ( some flavors ) and Proxmox ve but the server does not ...