IBM DS8870 Introduction and Planning Guide

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This publication provides an overview of the IBM DS8870. The DS8870 is the latest addition to the DS8000 series. The publication includes feature codes for ordering standard and optional features and planning guidelines for the installation and configuration of the DS8870.

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2004, 2014

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Disk Storage Systems DS8870 AIX 5.1/5.2/5.3/6.1, HP-UX, Red Hat EL 3.0, SLES 8, SLES9, SUSE (SLES 8), VMware 3.x, Windows 2003, Windows 2008, Windows 7, Windows XP, z/OS 7.0 Enterprise

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7.0, 7.1, 7.2

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AIX 5.1/5.2/5.3/6.1, AIX 7.1, HP-UX, Linux, Netware, OpenVMS Alpha, Red Hat EL 3.0, SUSE (SLES 8), Solaris, TRU64 UNIX, VM/ESA, Windows 2000/2003, Windows 2008, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows XP, z/OS

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