LPAR2RRD version 4.84 announcement

New version of LPAR2RRD has been just released. It is coming with following enhancements and new features: VMware: Support of cluster stats on VMware vCenter 4.1 Speed up of back-end processing (parallelization when retrieving data) Many other smaller enhancements and fixes. IBM Power: OS agent supports Linux generally. It allows to load performance data from…

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LPAR2RRD 4.80 has been released (major release)

New major enhancements: VMware support. CPU Workload Estimator is enhanced about SMT rPerf details. It allows more accurate estimations based on SMT setting of target and source systems. Custom Groups are enhanced about “set of custom groups”. This allows grouping of custom groups in sets of them. Heatmap feature has been introduced for CPU and…

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LPAR2RRD 4.70 has been released (major release)

New major version 4.70 coming mainly with: Active Directory authentication and resource authorization. You can try it on HTTPS port of our live demo Clickable and sortable legends on all aggregated graphs (LPARs aggregated, Custom Groups, OS agent aggregated ones …) Custom Groups: GUI based management live demo example Enhanced Live Partition Mobility support for…

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Stor2rrd New Version 1.01

You can monitor your Storage like lpars on Power.But your storage model should be DS8100 or SVC or XIV You can download this link We will upgrade our stor2rrd 0.40 to 1.01 version. install a new version via update.sh script # su – stor2rrd (if the tool is running under stor2rrd user) $ tar xvf…

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LPAR2RRD 4.50 has been released

Detailed list of new features: POWER8 support in CPU Workload Estimator (there are listed all new POWER8 based models) Brand new GUI   Newdashboard feature   You can on a mouse click place whatever graph into the dashboard You can arrange your graphs by drag and drop You can get a full size graph after…

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LPAR2RRD Agent Installation

Prerequisites Perl interpreter (AIX usually contains it) and preferably a user account on each LPAR. Opened TCP communication between each LPAR and LPAR2RRD server on port 8162. Connections are initiated from LPARs. Additional disk space on LPAR2RRD server (about 40MB per each monitored LPAR) Agent – client installation Agent RPM builds can be found here…

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LPAR2RRD Upgrade

install a new version via update.sh script # su – lpar2rrd (if the tool is running under lpar2rrd user) $ tar xvf lpar2rrd-4.XX.tar $ cd lpar2rrd-4.XX $ sh ./update.sh $ cd /home/lpar2rrd/lpar2rrd start the tool and check whether there are errors $ ./load.sh…

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