AIX Tip of the Week

Subject: AIX5.3 Best Practices Wiki

Audience: All

Date: October 6, 2007

Steve Pittman has posted his AIX 5.3 "best practices" on the following wiki's.

AIX Wiki home:
System Admin Best Practices1 -
System Admin Best Practices2 -
Installation Best Practices -
Software Maintenance Best Practices -
SAN boot considerations -
Backup and Restore -
Hardware Management Console -

In addition to Steve's best practices, I recommend having a Service Level Agreement to define the business need. Let the business need drive your "best practices".

Bruce Spencer,

October 6, 2007