Geographically Dispersed Parallel Sysplex (GDPS)

This service provides you with the capability to manage the remote copy configuration and storage subsystem(s), automate Parallel Sysplex operational tasks and perform failure recovery from a single point of control.

Continuous application availability and data consistency are critical to your company's processes and success. To protect data and avoid disruptions in your business, IBM addresses your high availability requirements with IBM Installation Services for Geographically Dispersed Parallel Sysplex (GDPS).

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IBM Installation Services for Geographically Dispersed Parallel Sysplex is designed to be a solution that contains unique automation code that is highly customised to work with your OS/390? or zOS? environment. Once installed, this application availability solution is designed to provide you with the capability to manage the remote copy configuration and storage subsystem(s), automate Parallel Sysplex operational tasks, and perform failure recovery from a single point of control, thereby improving application availability.

The IBM services specialist will assist you with planning, configuration, automation code customisation, testing, onsite implementation assistance and training of IBM's GDPS solution. This service supports either the synchronous (Peer-to-Peer Remote Copy or PPRC) or the asynchronous (Extended Remote Copy or XRC) form of disk data mirroring. Either option supports Peer-to-Peer Virtual Tape Server (PtP VTS) form of tape data mirroring.

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