Category Archives: zVM

z/VM SSI: make your Linux relocatable

Virtualization systems like KVM, Xen, or z/VM offer the possibility to move running guests from one physical server to another one without service interruption. This is a cool feature for the system administrator because he can service a virtualization host … Continue reading

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Multiple Linux Consoles in z/VM

The standard method to access z/VM is using a 3215 terminal with a terminal emulator. With linux, the x3270 package provides a free emulator for these terminals. One of the features of z/VM is, that you can define several consoles … Continue reading

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