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Currently, not all storage operations can be performed through PowerVC. If changes have been made to storage outside of PowerVC there is no way to resync data such as the volume sizes. When managing a VM that had previously existed in PowerVC, att...
Allow LUN resizing for volumes that are part of an instance snapshot.
Customer's using flashcopy snapshots on Spectrum Virtualize for data protection and PIT recovery currently have to delete their snapshots in order to resize LUNs in PowerVC. Spectrum Virtualize 184.108.40.206 supports the resize of the LUNs if it is done...
PowerVC allows Volume resize, today each volume must be resized one at a time.
ideally, PowerVC would allow selection of multiple volumes and resize to a size larger than the largest existing volume.
Volume 1 is 200 GB
VOlume 2 is 100 GB
PowerVC - attachment of all components using SSH keys
In PowerVC only storage and NovaLink has the possibility to attach them using SSH keys. For the other components, such as HMCs and fabrics it's only possible to use user/password. PowerVC should support SSH keys for all components.
almost 2 years ago
PowerVC services/binaries/config/logs - owner by non-root user
Once PowerVC is running, if it does not change RHEL OSI settings, does the product need to run as root?It is difficult to obtain root access to production systems, so collecting logs, performing backups, etc is extremely difficult to do when the p...
Customer would like to be able to check quota limits PRIOR to performing an action.
Example: The backup volume and backup volumes quota values can restrict if a backup is allowed.
The backup can be performed via REST API, but the quota cannot be c...
The HMC connection should allow for ssh keys to stop relying on the hmc username and particularly password. As our HMC Password is meant to change once used. So using a public/private key after the first authentication is necessary.
Change default for PowerVC Host Maintenance Mode Panel
'Enter Maintenance mode panel' on PowerVC GUI has 'Migrate all virtual machines to another host' selected as default - requesting that this is either set to 'None' by default or a configurable parameter to allow customer to chose what the default ...
we use the following steps to create LPARs via REST API in PowerVC 2.0.1:1) Create needed volumes2) Create LPAR with already created volumes from previous step For the storage virtualisation we use SVC. The SVC is configured to use round-robin for...
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