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Status Not under consideration
Workspace Systems Design
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 5, 2016

System Planning Tool- support for SR-IOV w Power systems & IBM i

System Planning Tool- support for SR-IOV w Power systems & IBM i

Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Aug 11, 2020

    System Planning Tool enhancements are thro SPT Support/India/IBM. An email from SPT Developer was sent to Kurt on 8/Jul and have not received a reply.

  • Guest
    Jun 10, 2020

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - Systems Design
    Component - Systems Design
    Operating system - Not Applicable
    Source - None

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - Power Hardware Management Console
    Component - Product functionality
    Operating system - Other
    Source - None

  • Guest
    Feb 6, 2018

    The System planning tool does not have any options to configure SR-IOV.

    The SPT only identifies slots that support SR-IOV capable Ethernet adapters.

  • Guest
    Feb 6, 2018


    System Templates is a new feature in HMC which allows to configure system settings and setup the VIOS. Once the system is setup, you can make use of partition templates to create the partitions. Both system and partition templates support SRIOV. Please check the templates feature and do let us know if your requirement is addressed by the same.

    Couple of blogs which can help you get started :


  • Guest
    Jan 6, 2016

    Creating a new RFE based on Community RFE #82109 in product Power Hardware Management Console.